Smith & Singer
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BRETT WHITELEY
1939-1992

An Orange Flower 1969-1970

Estimate $150,000 – $250,000

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© Wendy Whiteley/Copyright Agency, 2022

BRETT WHITELEY

1939-1992
An Orange Flower 1969-1970

oil and mixed media on composition board
signed, dated and inscribed 'Brett / Whiteley 69-70 / (going for a walk / in Fiji and seeing) / an orange flower.' verso
58 x 44.6 cm

  • Lot Sold $350,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $429,545 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Brett Whiteley, Sydney
Australian Galleries, Melbourne
Harry Oviss, Melbourne, acquired from the above on 11 August 1970
The Estate of the Late Harry Oviss, Melbourne

Exhibited

Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: Catalogue Raisonn&#233, Schwartz City, Melbourne, 2020, cat. no. 50.69, Vol. 1, p. 392 (illustrated), Vol. 7, p. 209

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Catalogue Notes

This lot is accompanied by a copy of Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: Catalogue Raisonn&#233, Schwartz City, Melbourne, 2020

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Important Australian Art

AU0854  |  12 Apr 2022  |  Sydney
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