Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art

Held

Date
17 Mar 2019
Time
14:30pm
Location
Sydney

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On View
Friday 15 March 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday 16 March 10 am to 4pm
Sunday 17 March prior to start of auction from 10am

Buyers Premium 25% (+GST)
Invaluable Live Fee 5% (no GST applicable)

The William (Bill) Dunmall Collection (1928-1996) Lots 501 - 647.
Bill Dunmall was a carpenter, bushman and naturalist born in Dalby, Queensland, who established a private museum in Harvey Bay, Queensland during the 1970’s. Parts of this collection were gifted to the Strehlow Research Centre in Alice Springs.

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Lot 693 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Telefomin War Shield, Star Mountains, PNG,

Estimate : $600 - 900
Sold for $500

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Lot 694 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fighting Shield, Mendi Valley, Southern Highlands, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $525

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Lot 695 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bisj Pole

Estimate : $4000 - 6000
Unsold

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Lot 696 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bamboo Head Hunter Asmat Bamboo Pipe, West Papua

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $90

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Lot 697 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Bride Price, Tailpoon, Arapesh People East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Unsold

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Lot 698 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Yam Masks, Abelam People, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $120

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Lot 699 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Overmodelled, Shell Encrusted Crocodile Skull, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 700 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Overmodelled, Shell Encrusted Dog Skull, Sepik River, PNG

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $240

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Lot 701 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mosquito Mask, Turubu Mountains, Coastal Sepik Region, PNG

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $280

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Lot 702 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Pigment Dishes & a Betel Mortar [3]

Estimate : $100 - 150
Sold for $70

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Lot 703 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Giant Clamshell Ring, Yua, Abelam People, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $750

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Lot 704 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sun Motif Fighting Shield, Wahgi Valley, PNG Highlands

Estimate : $1200 - 1800
Sold for $1,250

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Lot 705 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Yam Mask, Bird Head, Abelam People, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $220

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Lot 706 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Prehistoric Stone Axe Blades, PNG Highlands

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $220

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Lot 707 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Old Food Bowl, Matty Island (Wuvulu Island), East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $300 - 400
Sold for $425

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Lot 707A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Three Lake Sentani Bark Cloths, West Papua [3]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $300

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Lot 708 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Large Hardwood Carved Hornbill Bird, Abelam

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $160

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Lot 708A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Lake Sentani Paddle with Incised Design to Blade & Remnant Colour & a Woven Sarmi Tie, West Papua [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $180

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Lot 709 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Model Canoe, Matty Island (Wuvulu Island), East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $500

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Lot 710 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Large Yam Mask, Abelam People, East Sepik, PNG

Estimate : $120 - 180
Sold for $160

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Lot 711 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Gope Ancestral Board, Collected 1970s, Papuan Gulf, PNG

Estimate : $250 - 400
Sold for $220

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Lot 712 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Four Yam Masks, Abelam, Maprik Area, East Sepik Province, PNG [4]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $140

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Lot 713 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
An Ancestor Figure & Four Masks, Sepik River PNG [5]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 714 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sepik River Canoe Prow & Old Massim Wave Splitter, Trobriand Island [2]

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $180

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Lot 715 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Two Yam Masks, Wosera, Southern Abelam People, PNG [2]

Estimate : $150 - 250
Sold for $120

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Lot 716 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Mindja Fertility Figure, Amaki village, Washkuk Hills, Upper Sepik River, Older Mindja, c.1960s

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $550

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Lot 717 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Sumatran Wooden Drinking Vessel & Six Wooden Spoons, Indonesia [7]

Estimate : $60 - 80
Sold for $60

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Lot 717A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Timber Nepalese Shrine Figure

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $80

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Lot 717C - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Carved & Stained Timber Timorese Mask

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $60

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Lot 718 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Dayak Mask with Ear Decorations of Cloth & Carved Wood, Sarawak, Borneo,

Estimate : $1000 - 1500
Sold for $700

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Lot 719 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Timor Mask with Dark Patina From Use & Age,

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $300

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Lot 720 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Fijian Club with Mother of Pearl Inlay & Sennit Binding,

Estimate : $300 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 721 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Contemporary Childs Dyak Shield with Painted Design & Pigs Teeth Decoration, Borneo

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $30

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Lot 722 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
John Bell (b.1938) Reclining Woman conte on paper

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $500

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Lot 723 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Mitjili Napurrula (b.c.1945) Watiya Tjuta Green & White 2001 Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $800

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Lot 724 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Mitjili Naparrula (b.c.1945) Watiya Tjuta Black & White 2001 Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $800

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Lot 725 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Dr. George Tjapaltjarri (b.c.1935) Mens Story Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $600 - 1000
Sold for $600

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Lot 726 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Aboriginal Artist Unknown (MT) Water Dreaming 1992 Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $200

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Lot 727 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Barney Daniels Tjungurrayi (b.c.1959) Bush Fire Dreaming 2012 Arylic on linen

Estimate : $50 - 100
Sold for $90

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Lot 728 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Gabriella Possum Nungurrayi (b.c.1967) Seven Sisters Acylic on linen

Estimate : $2000 - 4000
Sold for $2,200

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Lot 729 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Rosella Namok (b.1979) Lockhart River Family Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $1200 - 1500
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 730 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Rosella Namok (b.1979) Lockhart River Ladies Weaving Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $1500 - 3000
Sold for $1,200

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Lot 731 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Kudditji Kngwarreye My Country Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Unsold

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Lot 732 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Abie Kemarre Loy Awelye 2008 Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Sold for $800

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Lot 733 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Abie Kemarre Loy Awelye Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Sold for $700

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Lot 734 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
A Western Arnhem Land Aboriginal Bark Painting, c.1960s,

Estimate : $200 - 300
Sold for $325

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Lot 738A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
James Iyuna (b.1959) Nygalod with Waterlily Headdress Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark Painted in the Manigrida Region, Cen...

Estimate : $6000 - 8000
Sold for $5,800

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Lot 738B - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Peter Maralwanga (1916-1987) Turtle Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Estimate : $3000 - 5000
Sold for $2,800

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Lot 738C - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Wandjuk Marika (1927-1987) Porpoises Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Estimate : $3000 - 5000
Sold for $2,800

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Lot 738D - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Peter Maralwanga (1916-1987) Borlung the Rainbow Serpent Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Estimate : $4000 - 6000
Sold for $3,600

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Lot 738E - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Ronnie Djanbardi (1925-1994) Dalug (Woman) Dreaming c. 1973 Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark Painted at the artists outsta...

Estimate : $1500 - 2500
Unsold

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Lot 738F - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmira (c.1919-1982) Ngalyod in Kangaroo Form Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 738G - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Robert Mibora (Mibberal) (b.1946) Namangwari the Saltwater Crocodile Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark Painted in the Maning...

Estimate : $400 - 600
Sold for $350

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Lot 738H - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Aboriginal Artist Unknown (20th Century) (20th Century) Echidna Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark,

Estimate : $600 - 800
Sold for $1,400

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Lot 738I - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Aboriginal Artist Unknown (20th Century) Fish Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark Painted on Groote Eylandt, Arnhem Land, NT

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $180

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Lot 738J - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Aboriginal Artist Unknown (20th Century) Catfish Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Estimate : $200 - 400
Sold for $280

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Lot 738K - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Otto Pareroultja (1914-73) Macdonnell Ranges Watercolour

Estimate : $600 - 800
Sold for $900

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Lot 738L - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Peggy Patrick (b.c.1945) Untitled 1994 Natural earth pigments on board

Estimate : $2000 - 4000
Sold for $1,800

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Lot 740 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
William Sandy (b.c.1944) Emu Dreaming 1991 Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $120

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Lot 741 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
William Sandy (b.c.1944) My Country Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $400 - 800
Sold for $450

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Lot 742 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Makinti Napanangka (c.1930-2011) Synthetic poymer paint on Begian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Sold for $700

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Lot 743 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Makinti Napanangka (c.1930-2011) Untitled Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $500

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Lot 744 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Rover (Julama) Thomas (c.1926-1998) Untitled Natural ochre & acrylic binder on linen

Estimate : $25000 - 35000
Unsold

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Lot 745 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Johnny Warangkula Tjapurrula (b.c.1932-2001) Egret Dreaming Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $2000 - 3000
Sold for $1,800

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Lot 746 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Paddy Fordham Wainburranga (b.c.1930-2006) Thunderman Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $400 - 800
Sold for $475

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Lot 747 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Minnie Pwerle (1922-2006) Untitled Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $2000 - 4000
Sold for $4,800

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Lot 747A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Minnie Pwerle (1922-2006) Awelye (Bush Melon) 2005 Acrylic on Barmah squashy kangaroo leather hat

Estimate : $1000 - 1500
Sold for $1,600

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Lot 747B - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Minnie Pwerle (1922-2006) Awleye - Atnwengerrp 2005 Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $1000 - 1500
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 748 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Anna Price Petyarre Grandmothers Country Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Sold for $1,200

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Lot 749 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Dorothy Robinson Napangardi (1956 - 2013) Australia, Aboriginal Salt on Mina Mina 2011 Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1200 - 1800
Sold for $1,000

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Lot 750 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Walala Tjapaltjarri (b.1960) Untitled Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $600 - 900
Sold for $500

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Lot 751 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Walala Tjapaltjarri (b.1960) Tingari Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $600 - 900
Sold for $650

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Lot 752 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Walala Tjapaltjarri (b.1960) Tingari Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen

Estimate : $1000 - 2000
Sold for $850

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Lot 753 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Michael Nelson Tjakamarra (b.1948) Kangaroo Dreaming Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $500 - 700
Unsold

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Lot 754 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Lucy Yukenbarri Napanangka (1934-2003) Untitled (Artists Country) 1992 Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $1500 - 2500
Unsold

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Lot 754A - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Lily Kelly Napangardi (b.c. 1948) Rock Hole 2016 Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $600 - 900
Unsold

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Lot 755 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Jean Hudson Nampitjinpa (b.c.1956) Fire Dreaming, 2012 Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $400 - 800
Unsold

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Lot 756 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Jean Hudson Nampitjinpa (b.c.1956) Water Dreaming Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 757 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Jean Hudson Nampitjinpa (b.c.1956) Fire Dreaming Two Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $300

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Lot 758 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Peter Leo Tjakamarra (b.c.1950) Women Dreaming Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $300 - 500
Sold for $300

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Lot 759 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Dr. George Ward Tjapaltjarri (b.c.1935) Untitled Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $1500 - 2500
Sold for $1,200

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Lot 760 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Dr. George Ward Tjapaltjarri (b.c.1945) Untitled Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $600 - 1000
Sold for $1,100

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Lot 761 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Barney Daniels Tjungurrayi (b.c.1949) My Country Burning Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $200 - 400
Unsold

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Lot 762 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Aboriginal Artist Unknown Untitled Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 763 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Walala Tjapaltjarri (Attributed) (b.1960) Waterhole Acrylic on linen

Estimate : $400 - 600
Unsold

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Lot 764 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Kathleen Petyarre (b.1930) Bush Seed Dreaming c.2007 Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $800 - 1200
Sold for $425

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Lot 765 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Kuddtiji Kngwarreye (b.c. 1928-2017) My Country Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $2000 - 3000
Unsold

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Lot 766 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Jeannie Pitjara Petyarre (b. 1956) Bush Yam Flower Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $300 - 500
Unsold

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Lot 767 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Caroline Numina Pananka (b. 1971) Bush Medicine Leaves Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $200 - 400
Unsold

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Lot 768 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
Colin Dixon Tjapanangka (b.c.1954) Storm Dreaming Acrylic on canvas

Estimate : $100 - 200
Sold for $100

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Lot 769 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
[Australian Aboriginal Art] Three Volumes including:

Estimate : $30 - 50
Sold for $15

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Lot 770 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
May, Patricia; Tuckson, Margaret. The Traditional Pottery of Papua New Guinea, Bay Books, Sydney 1982,

Estimate : $40 - 60
Sold for $60

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Lot 771 - Fine Aboriginal & Oceanic Art - Sale AS0573
R OChin, Crab,

Estimate : $30 - 50
Unsold