Saturday, April 09, 2011
Under The Hammer Again
Three of my works are to be included in the Sydney auction house Lawson–Menzies' quarterly auction of fine art under $20,000, on 19th May: Career Babe: The Icecreamist (Resized for Easy Consumption), pictured above, painted in high gloss enamel on board, 40cm x 50cm. Pre-sale estimate: $A5,000 to $A7,000.Dreams As Vivid As Waking Life (from the Sex Tourist Sketchbook), a small, quickly executed study in watercolour, coloured pencil and lead pencil on cold pressed paper, 27cm x 19cm, from 2007. Pre-sale estimate: $A800 to $A1,200.Rave Doll with Bubble Gun, painted in high gloss enamel on canvas, 150cm x 300cm (and sold in 1997 from my first solo exhibition, Hazed, at Agent 029 Gallery, in Brisbane). Pre-sale estimate: $15,000 to $20,000.All can be viewed in Sydney from 11th May at Lawson-Menzies, 12 Todman Avenue, Kensington. The gallery will be open from 10.00am to 5.30pm, daily.