Leonard Joel

Top Five Results form the Sunday Fine Art Auction

Art & Sculpture 9 Dec 2012

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Lot 54
JOHN PERCEVAL (1923-2000)
Children Playing with Boats, Mordialloc 1968
oil on canvas
signed and dated ‘Perceval 68’ lower right
bears cat. no. 14 verso
83 x 101cm

EXHIBITED
South Yarra Gallery, Melbourne April 1968, cat. no. 14

LITERATURE
Allen T., John Perceval, Melbourne University Press: Melbourne, 1992, p.168
Estimate $ 45,000-55,000
Sold for $ 56, 120 (IBP)

 

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Lot 127

LEONARD FRENCH (BORN 1928)
The Grand Performance 1957
enamel on board
signed ‘French’ lower right
titled and dated on label attached verso
101 x 181cm

PROVENANCE
Loti & Victor Smorgon collection, Melbourne
Private collection, Melbourne
Estimate $ 20,000-30,000
Sold for $ 32,940 (IBP)

Lot 96
HOWARD ARKLEY (1951-1999)
Freeway 1997
acrylic on paper
signed ‘Howard Arkley’ verso
75.5 x 55cm

PROVENANCE
Private collection, Melbourne
Joel Fine Art, Important Australian & International Art, Melbourne, 30/10/2007, lot no. 34
Private collection, Melbourne
Estimate $ 18,000-22,000
Sold for $ 21,960 (IBP)

 

Lot 70
DAVID BOYD (1924-2011)
Chasing the Cockatoos
oil on canvas
signed ‘David Boyd’ lower right
49.5 x 60cm

PROVENANCE
Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 15/11/2000, lot no. 210
Private collection, Melbourne
Estimate $ 10,000-15,000
Sold for $ 13,420 (IBP)

 

Lot 77
ALBERT NAMATJIRA (1902-1959)
Central Australian Landscape
watercolour
signed ‘ALBERT NAMATJIRA’ lower right
26 x 36cm

PROVENANCE
Acquired by vendor from the Melbourne Art Exchange in 1970s
Private collection, Victoria
Estimate $ 10,000-15,000
Sold for $ 12,200 (IBP)