New Collectors Art / Applied Arts / Modern Design, 1 March 2022

Posted on 24 March 2022

Art+Object is pleased to report a solid start to the 2022 auction calendar. Our March New Collectors Art, Applied Arts & Modern Design auction achieved a sale total of $918,000 (incl. buyers premium). Included in the sale were selections from two important New Zealand art collectors Kylie Sanderson and Simon Robinson.

Due to the restrictions at the time, there was no live auction and bidding was conducted entirely through our in-house app. We are pleased to report sales by volume of 80% across the auction.

Auction highlights:

Lot 30

Jeffrey Harris

Untitled

Est: $10 000 – $15 000

Realised $26 540

Lot 86

Stephen Ellis

Hope Shoals

Est: $9000 – $12 000

Realised $25 347

Lot 94

Don Binney

Swoop of the Kotare

Est: $10 000 – $15 000

Realised $21 726

Lot 110

Phil Shaw (British 1950–)

The Big Fiction

Est: $6000 – $9000

Realised $27 761

Lot 159

Peter Peryer

Meccano Bus

Est: $3000 – $5000

Realised $9656

Lot 239

Crown Lynn Potteries

Ribbed Vase of Spherical form

Est $500 – $800

Realised $4345

Lot 254

Len Castle

Inverted Volcano

Est: $7000 – $10 000

Realised $13 277

Lot 429

A pair of mid-century Italian lacquered bamboo and leather chairs

Est: $1500 – $2500

Realised $5190