AUSTRALIAN & COLONIAL
A wonderful catalogue featuring a further selection from the Rodney Pemberton Collection of Australian Colonial furniture, a superb side-table created for display at the 1880 Melbourne International Exhibition, a remarkable range of early Australian newspapers and Australian articles in English papers, Colonial era gold jewellery, Australian pottery, artworks including a Gould portrait, a lively Sawrey bushranger scene and a John Olsen gouache. The sale is rounded out with a fine collection of scientific and optical instruments, advertising posters, and some large-scale model aeroplanes.
001-017 Scrimshaw & Maritime
073-130 Scientific Instruments & Natural History
138-156 Aboriginal Art & Tribal Artefacts
157-214 Australian Pottery
215-276 Books & Historical Documents
387-396 Maps & Military
425-489 Paintings & Other Artworks
A Scrimshaw pan bone plaque depicting English tallships, 19th century
A scrimshaw whales tooth titled "Ship Susan. 1871" with whaling limerick on reverse
A stunning Colonial sewing box, cedar and pine, Barossa Vallery, South Australia, circa 1885
WILLIAM RICKETTS Impressive and large pottery coolamon with tribal elders face
38cm high, 101cm wide
WILLIAM RICKETTS (Attributed) Pottery figure of a tribal elder
REMUED Pottery jardiniere with applied gum nuts and leaves, incised markings, early pink and green glaze, circa 1933
REMUED Cylindrical pottery vase with gum nuts and leaf, early pink and green glaze with blue interior, circa 1933
SCOTCH COLLEGE Sterling Silver rowing trophy, engraved "Scotch College Sports 1871 Four Events, T Ireland"
WILLIAM BUELOW GOULD (1803-1853)
'Portrait Of A Man Holding A Letter'
oil on paper laid down on board
HUGH SAWREY (1919-1999)
oil on canvas, signed lower right