Live Auction

The March 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Mar 17, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1033

Albert Namatjira (Australia, 1902-1959) Watercolor Over Pencil On Paper, C. 1950, Ghost Gums Of Glen Helen Gorge, H 10'' W 14.25''

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

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A watercolor on paper by Australian aboriginal artist, Albert Namatjira. Depicting the Glen Helen Gorge of the Australian outback with a ghost gum tree in the foreground. Artist's signature to the lower right. Provenance: From the Estate of Private Collector, Fenton, MI; DuMouchelle Art Galleries, Detroit, MI. July 2010; Estate of Renate Gilmore, Brighton Michigan; to present owner, Brighton, MI. 


with pale light staining, the work is laid down, matting and paper are dry mounted together on board.  The mat light, time staining and scattered foxing that appears to be unobtrusive to the image.   Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles specialists. Should you have any additional questions regarding the condition of this lot, please email conditions@dumouchelles.com.