NEW WORKS - MARCH 2018


ARTIST UNKNOWN
Bathurst or Melville Island

Untitled - Pelican, 1980s

natural earth pigments on carved ironwood
51 cm high

PROVENANCE
Executed on Bathurst or Melville Island, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Western Australia

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ARTIST UNKNOWN
Bathurst or Melville Island

Untitled - Bird, 1980s

natural earth pigments on carved ironwood
90 cm high

PROVENANCE
Executed on Bathurst or Melville Island, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Western Australia

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DECLAN APUATIMI
1930-1985

Bima, 1978

natural earth pigments on carved ironwood
60 cm high

PROVENANCE
Executed on Bathurst or Melville Island, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Perth

$2,400 AUD
 

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PEDRO WONAEAMERRI
born 1974

Pwoja, 2004

natural earth pigments on canvas
bears Jilamara Arts and Craft cat. no. 97-2004 verso
204 x 61 cm

PROVENANCE
Jilamara Arts and Craft, Northern Territory
Private Collection, United States of America

This painting is sold with a Jilamara Arts & Crafts certificate.

$4,500 AUD
 

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TIMOTHY COOK
born 1958

Kulama, 2012

natural earth pigments on linen
70 x 90cm

PROVENANCE
Jilamara Arts & Crafts, Northern Territory
Aboriginal & Pacific Art, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney

EXHIBITED
Timothy Cook – New Works, Aboriginal & Pacific Art, Sydney 2012

This painting is sold with a Jilamara Arts & Crafts certificate.

$4,000 AUD
 

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KITTY KANTILLA 
1928-2003

Untitled, 2003 - printed 2009

etching
bears etching no. 22/30
32.6 × 64.6 cm

PROVENANCE
Jilamara Arts and Crafts, Northern Territory
Aboriginal & Pacific Art, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney

EXHIBITED
Newly released etchings of the late Kitty Kantilla, Aboriginal & Pacific Art, Sydney 2010

This painting is sold with a Jilamara Arts and Craft certificate.

$2,200 AUD
 

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YIRAWALA
circa 1887-1976

Untitled - Two Mimis, 1962

natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
104 x 23 cm

PROVENANCE
Likely executed on Croker Island, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Western Australia

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MITHINARI GURRUWIWI
1929-1976

Untitled, 1965

natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
26 x 41 cm

PROVENANCE
Executed in Yirrkala region, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Western Australia

$1,400 AUD
 

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DAVID MILAYBUMA
circa 1938-1983

Ngalyod, 1982

natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
148 x 38 cm

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Western Australia

$1,800 AUD
 

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A Carved Coolamon - piti
early twentieth century

Central Australia, Northern Territory

carved bean wood and natural earth pigments
57 cm long

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Western Australia

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A Fine and Early Throwing Club
nineteenth century

New South Wales

carved hardwood
55 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, United Kingdom
Private Collection, New South Wales

$4,000 AUD
 

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A Rare Spearthrower - womera
nineteenth century

Coastal New South Wales

carved hardwood
70 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, United Kingdom
Private Collection, New South Wales

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A Fine Club - lil-lil
nineteenth century

Darling River region, New South Wales

carved hardwood
70.5 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, United Kingdom
Pictures, Furniture, European & Asian Works of Art, and Tribal Art, Bonhams, Oxford, 25 November 2006
Private Collection, New South Wales

$3,500 AUD
 

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A Narrow Shield
nineteenth century

Wentworth region, New South Wales

carved hardwood
inscribed “WENTWORTH / N.S.W.” and New England Museum cat. no. 196.27
80 cm high

PROVENANCE
New England Museum, United States of America
Private Collection, New South Wales

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An Early Parrying Shield
nineteenth century

South East Australia

carved hardwood
84 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, United Kingdom
Private Collection, New South Wales

$9,500 AUD
 

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A Gulmari Shield
nineteenth century

South Western Queensland

carved hardwood and natural earth pigment
59.5 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, United Kingdom
Private Collection, New South Wales

$9,600 AUD
 

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A Rare Parrying Shield
early twentieth century

South Australia

carved hardwood
43 cm high

PROVENANCE
Private Collection, Western Australia

$3,300 AUD
 

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TJUMPO TJAPANANGKA
circa 1926 – 2007

Kangaroo Dreaming, 1994

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Warlayirti Artists cat. no. 479/94 verso
119.5 x 79 cm

PROVENANCE
Warlayirti Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne
Aboriginal Art & Artifacts, Leonard Joels, Melbourne, 10 October 2013, lot 115
Private Collection, Melbourne

$5,500 AUD
 

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CHRISTINE YUKENBARRI
born 1977

Winpurpurla, 2004

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Warlayirti Artists cat. no. 862/04 verso
149 x 75 cm

PROVENANCE
Warlayirti Artists, Western Australia
Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne
Private Collection, Melbourne

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EUBENA NAMPITJIN
1921-2013

Kinyu - The Spirit Dog, 2006

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Warlayirti Artists cat. no. 944/06 verso
180 x 120 cm

PROVENANCE
Warlayirti Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Western Australia, acquired from the above

This painting is sold with a Warlayirti Artists certificate.

$18,000 AUD
 

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EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE
1910 – 1996

Transition, 1990

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Delmore Gallery cat. no. 0Q90 verso
150 x 120 cm

PROVENANCE
Delmore Gallery, via Alice Springs
Chapman Gallery, Canberra
Alan Boxer, Canberra, acquired from the above in 1991
Private Collection, Melbourne

EXHIBITED
Crossing Cultures: Art from the Boxer Collection, Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 4 May – 18 June 2000, cat 20 (as ‘Of a Rare Winter Rain’)

$60,000 AUD
 

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BILL WHISKEY
1920-2008

Rock Holes near the Olgas, 2008

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Watiyawanu Artists cat. no. 3-08433 verso
183.5 x 153 cm

PROVENANCE
Watiyawanu Artists of Amunturrngu, Western Australia
Japingka Gallery, Perth
Private Collection, Melbourne
Important Australian + International Fine Art; Important Aboriginal Art, Deutscher and Hackett, Melbourne, 28 November 2012, lot 111
Private Collection, Sydney, acquired from the above

This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Watiyawanu Artists of Amunturrngu.

$48,000 AUD
 

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NGIPI WARD
1949-2014

Road to Yirril, 2013

synthetic polymer paint on board
80 x 60 cm

PROVENANCE
Kayili Artists, Western Australia
RAFT Artspace, Alice Springs
Private Collection, Sydney

EXHIBITED 
The Wild Ones, RAFT Artspace, Alice Springs, 2013

This painting is sold with a Kayili Artists certificate.

SOLD
 

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PULPURRU DAVIES
born 1943

Timarri, 2006

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
bears Kayili Artists cat. no. 06-045 verso
152.4 x 101.6 cm

PROVENANCE
Kayili Artists, Western Australia
Aboriginal and Pacific Art Gallery, Sydney
Private Collection, United States of America

$5,000 AUD
 

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WALANGKURA NAPANANGKA
circa 1946-2014

Untitled, 2004;
Untitled, 2006

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Papunya Tula Artists cat. nos. WN0411090 and WN0607071 verso
91 x 61 cm (2)

PROVENANCE
Papunya Tula Artists, Northern Territory
Private Collection, Melbourne

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RONNIE TJAMPITJINPA
born circa 1943

Untitled, 1998

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Papunya Tula Artists cat. no. RT980245 verso
91 x 61 cm

PROVENANCE
Papunya Tula Artists, Northern Territory
Private Collection
Aboriginal Art, Sotheby’s Australia, Melbourne 20 July 2009, lot 112
Private Collection, Melbourne

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WARLIMPIRRNGA TJAPALTJARRI
born circa 1958

Marawa, 2005

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Papunya Tula Artists cat. no. WT0506035 verso
122 x 61 cm

PROVENANCE
Papunya Tula Artists, Northern Territory
Honey Ant Gallery, Sydney
Private Collection, New South Wales

This painting is sold with a Papunya Tula Artists certificate.

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PATRICK TJUNGURRAYI
born circa 1943

Wirrilpinya, 2009

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Papunya Tula Artists cat. no. PT0906016 verso
91 x 61 cm

PROVENANCE
Papunya Tula Artists, Northern Territory
Private Collection, New South Wales

This painting is sold with a Papunya Tula Artists certificate.

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KATHLEEN PADDOON
born circa 1938

Untitled, 2005;
Untitled, 2005

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Warlayirti Artists cat. nos. 496/05 and 585/05 verso
80 x 30 cm (2)

PROVENANCE
Warlayirti Artists, Western Australia
Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Private Collection, Melbourne

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THERESA NOWEE NAPALTJARRI
born 1971

Untitled, 2006

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
bears Warlayirti Artists cat. no. 693/06 verso
80 x 30 cm

PROVENANCE
Warlayirti Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne

$600 AUD
 

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TJUNKA LEWIS
1927-2012

Untitled, 2010;
Untitled, 2010

synthetic  polymer paint canvas
bears Warakurna Artists cat. nos. 904-10 and 736-10 verso
51 x 40.5 cm (2)

PROVENANCE
Warakurna Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne

$2,200
 

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NEVILLE MCARTHUR & DORA LANE
born 1928; unknown

Untitled, 2011

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
bears Warakurna Artists cat. no. 211-11 verso
40.5 x 40.5 cm

PROVENANCE
Warakurna Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne

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NEVILLE MCARTHUR
born 1928

Untitled, 2012

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
bears Warakurna Artists cat. no. 255-12 verso
30.5 x 40.5 cm

PROVENANCE
Warakurna Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne

$600 AUD
 

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TOMMY MITCHELL
1943-2013

Untitled, 2012

synthetic polymer paint on linen
bears Warakurna Artists cat. no. 175-12 verso
25 x 25 cm

PROVENANCE
Warakurna Artists, Western Australia
Private Collection, Melbourne

$1,500
 

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