126 Lionel Lindsay Australian 1874-1961
[Henry Lawson Profile], 1919. Drypoint, signed in plate lower
left, signed and annotated "No. 53" in pencil in lower
margin, 24.3 x 17.4cm. Minor foxing and rubbing. Framed.
Mendelssohn #204. Held in NGA. This image was issued as an Australian
postage stamp on 17 June 1949, as reported in the SMH that day.
127 Proposed Workmen's
...Harris Street, Ultimo [Sydney] c1920s. Colour pencil drawing,
titled with architect's line "James W. Elkins, 28 Bond St,
Sydney" in pencil below image, 20.2 x 30.7cm. Minor foxing.
128 [Cunliffe &
Co., Stroud, NSW] c1920s
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, 10.8 x 15.5cm. Foxing, laid
down on original presentation backing.
& Co. was listed as a general store in Stroud, NSW in a 1920s
directory. Ref: City of Sydney archives.
129 Nan Fullarton Australian 1913-2000
[Floating Nymph With Cherubs], c1920s. Watercolour with gouache,
signed lower right, 20.7 x 11.7cm. Slight soiling to margins,
laid down on original backing.
in Temora, NSW, Nancy Edith Fullarton worked in London and Sydney
as an artist, writer and illustrator of children's books, cartoonist
and ballet costume designer. Ref: DAAO.
130 Milton C. Kent Australian 1888-1965
Mosman Crew [Sculling], c1920s. Vintage silver gelatin photograph,
photographer's blind stamp to image lower right, titled with
publishing annotation in ink verso, 14.9 x 20.5cm. Slight soiling,
crop marks and cracks to edges of image.
reads "Photo by Milton Kent, Sydney." The 1920s was
generally a successful decade for the Mosman Rowing Club; the
1920/1921 season was the only one in which Mosman failed to win
the premiership, coming in second. Photographer and pilot Milton
Kent, a champion rower for Haberfield, won the NSW Sculling Championship
in 1925. Ref: Guerin-Foster, History of Australian Rowing.
131 Ida Rentoul
Outhwaite Australian 1888-1960
Collection Of 8 Sets Of Postcards Based On Illustrations From
Fairy Books, 1920s-1940s. Colour process lithographs, all captioned
and some signed in image, publisher "A. & C. Black Ltd",
series name, and book source verso, 8.5 x 13.6cm (approx. each).
Most postcards in good condition, some postally used.
consists of six different images, 48 in total. This is a rare
find of a complete series of Outhwaite's colour post cards, which
were compiled over 25 years.
132 Thorpe McConville's
Famous Buckjumping Show, "Wild Australia" 1922
Letterpress pamphlet, 22.1 x 14cm. Slight creases, soiling and
minor missing portion to upper left.
includes "Coming by special train. Dimboola, Thursday, October
26, 1922. Banfield Printer, Ararat [Victoria]." Thorpe McConville's
"Wild Australia" rodeo-circus first came into prominence
in 1911 when he gave a command performance for King George V
at the Crystal Palace grounds, London, shortly after the coronation
ceremony. From London he went to America and joined the 101 Ranch
Wild West Show. After a tour of the United States, McConville
returned to Australia, and went into business under the name
of "Wild Australia." Ref: Portland Guardian (Vic),
19 February 1948.
133 Henry Lawson
(1) John Barclay Godson
Henry Lawson's House, Abbotsford, 1922. Pencil drawing, titled,
signed and dated "16/9/22" in pencil lower left to
right, 13.6 x 19.7cm. Foxing. Framed.
(2) Phillip Street,
Sydney [Showing House Of
Henry Lawson's Mother On Left] c1880s
Albumen paper photograph, titled, dated "late 1880s"
and annotated in ink on accompanying label from original frame,
14.4 x 20.1cm. Framed.
detail the businesses and occupiers of the depicted buildings,
including Phillip St Nurses' Home; Pharmacy Board; Medical Board
of NSW; Coroner's Office (Coroner Mr Pinkey); both the Old and
New Stamp Duties Offices; St Stephen's Church; Starkey's Soft
The pair $1,250
134 Lionel Lindsay Australian 1874-1961
Henry Lawson, 1922. Wood engraving, titled and signed in block
upper centre and lower left, signed and annotated "No. 24"
in pencil in lower margin, 24 x 15.5cm. Minor foxing. Framed.
includes Lawson's birth and death dates. Ref: Mendelssohn #137.
Held in NGA.
135 Walter J. Anderson,
Secretary Of The Victorian Artists' Society
Pen and ink, initialled lower right [Arthur T. Gillam], captioned
with publishing annotations in ink and pencil above and below
image, signed and dated "19.6.23" in ink with address,
and stamped "Published Sept. 6, '23" verso, 15.5 x
7.3cm. Soiling overall, pinholes and creases to margins.
address reads "29 Highett, West Richmond, Victoria."
136 Tom Glover Australian 1891-1938
Urquhart, Administrator Of The Northern Territory, 1924. Pencil
and crayon, signed lower right, various captions in ink and pencil
above and below image, stamped "published Apr. 3, '24"
verso, 31.4 x 14.9cm. Soiling overall, slight tear to upper margin.
include "[Urquhart] now on an official visit south."
Frederick Charles Urquhart (1858-1935) was in office between
1921 and 1926. Ref: ADB.
137 Tom Glover Australian 1891-1938
T.B. Molomby, Victoria's Newest Commissioner Of Railways, 1924.
Pen and ink, signed and captioned lower left and right with various
publishing annotations in ink and pencil, stamped "published
Oct. 30, 1924" verso, 28.4 x 11.6cm. Time staining, pinholes
and creases to margins.
138 Tom Glover Australian 1891-1938
G.S. McLean, 1925. Pen and ink, signed lower left, various captions
in ink and pencil above and below image, stamped "Published
Jan. 8, '25" verso, 25.9 x 10cm. Soiling overall, pinholes
captions include "Sometime Secretary of Victorian State
Premier's Department, who has been given the job of waking up
'Nationalism' in Victoria."
139 After J.A. Turner Australian 1850-1908
Scheltema Dutch 1861-1938
Calendar With Australian Bush Scenes, 1925. Colour process lithograph
with letterpress, with three vignettes each with artist's name
and two dated "1904" lower left in image, all titled
below image, 93 x 58.5cm. Repaired tears, missing portions, old
folds and tape marks. Linen-backed.
read "A try for supper; Pride of the morn; A bush post office."
Rare, unused proof calendar.
140 Will Dyson Australian 1880-1938
Henry Lawson, 1928. Drypoint, titled, dated and signed in pencil
in lower margin, 32.9 x 25.1cm. Slight stains. Framed.