71 Olive Cotton Australian 1911-2003
Glasses, 1937/1998.Silver gelatin photograph, signed in pencil
in lower margin, 25.4 x 18.4cm.
in Ennis, Olive Cotton: Photographer, 1996, p10, with
the comment "This photograph was commissioned as an advertisement
for spectacle frames. I tried to make it more interesting by
using a spotlight to cast long shadows." Held in NGA; AGNSW.
72 Olive Cotton Australian 1911-2003
Among The Beeches,1938/1988.Silver gelatin photograph, titled,
dated "1938" and signed in pencil in lower margin,
titled and dated "1988" in pencil verso, 38 x 33cm.
Slight creases to image lower left. Framed.
Olive Cotton estate. Illustrated in Ennis, Olive Cotton: Photographer,
1996, p60, with the comment "if you look closely at the
right hand-side of this picture, you will see the crouching figure
of Max [Dupain] taking a photograph among these beeches too."
Also shows model Jean Lorraine.
73 Olive Cotton Australian 1911-2003
Max Dupain, 1938/1994. Silver gelatin photograph, titled and
dated in another hand and signed by Cotton in pencil in lower
margin, 22.3 x 17.3cm. Minor creases and surface loss to margins.
in Olive Cotton: Photographer, 1996, p6, with the comment
"I like this happy picture of Max on the back steps of our
house at Longueville with, as always, his camera at hand."
Held in AGNSW.
74 Olive Cotton Australian 1911-2003
Dead Sunflowers, 1984/1994. Silver gelatin photograph, titled,
dated and signed in pencil in lower margin, 27.1 x 24.4cm. Minor
retouching to image upper left, slight stains and creases to
margins, printing flaw to right edge of the image.
by Olive Cotton. Image taken at "Spring Forest", the
property near Koorawatha, NSW, where Cotton and her family lived
from 1951. Illustrated in Helen Ennis' two books: Olive Cotton,
Photographer, NLA, 1995, p53, and Olive Cotton, AGNSW,
2000, p58. Held in NGA.
75 Neil Duncan Australian b.1951
Lloyd Rees And Brett Whiteley At Gallery Opening, 1979/2016.
Silver gelatin photograph, titled, dated and signed in pencil
verso, 34.8 x 23.3cm.
76 Neil Duncan Australian b.1951
"The Backroom Boys." Labour Power Meeting Under The
Stage At The Sydney Town Hall, 1986/2016.Silver gelatin photograph,
titled, captioned, dated "May '86/2016" and signed
in pencil verso, 31.9 x 26.2cm. Minor crinkles to margins.
reads "L-R: Laurie Brereton, Barrie Unsworth, Graham Richardson,
Paul Keating. Unsworth was put in as NSW Premier."
77 Neil Duncan Australian b.1951
[Colgate-Palmolive Factory, Balmain, NSW, Before Its Closure],c1993-1994/2016.
Ten silver gelatin photographs, each captioned, dated and signed
in pencil verso, from 10.7 x 34.8cm to 32.8 x 26.4cm.
SLNSW: "Colgate-Palmolive, a New York-based company, opened
a soap factory at East Balmain in 1923. In 1924 Palmolive soap
was launched in Australia. By 1925 there were 144 people employed
at Balmain by Colgate-Palmolive - 96 in the factory and 48 in
the office and sales sections. In 1928 the factory began production
of Colgate toothpaste. During the 1950s and 1960s shampoos and
various household cleaning products were added to the Colgate
range. In 1993 closure of the Balmain plant was begun. The Colgate-Palmolive
site was reopened in 1998 having been redeveloped as residential
apartments." Ref: Lackey and Vardabasso, Down the 'Olive:
A memory of Colgate-Palmolive in Balmain, New South Wales, 1994.
A detailed list is available upon request.
The group $8,800
78 Neil Duncan Australian b.1951
The Neighbour, 2010/2015. Colour digi tal photograph, signed,
titled, dated and annotated "printed N.D." in pencil
verso, 28 x 39.5cm. Minor surface scratch and stain to image
lower left, minor handling creases.
79 Kerry Dundas Australian 1931-2010
Manly Ferry, Circular Quay,c1950s. Vintage silver gelatin photograph,
titled and dated "1950s" in pencil with two photographer's
stamps verso, 21.2 x 32.6cm. Stains to image centre, creases,
slight crinkles and scuffing overall.
include "Kerry Dundas, 56 Chepstow Villas, London W11, Bayswater"
and "1/25 Bay Street, Double Bay, NSW 2028."
80 Kerry Dundas Australian 1931-2010
Young Australia, c1950s. Vintage silver gelatin photograph, signed
in ink on image lower right, 25.5 x 27.8cm. Slight chips to edges
of image, minor stains to upper left portion, creases overall.
in Josef Lebovic Gallery, Masterpieces of Australian Photography,
1989, plate 258, with the commsent from Dundas "Young Australia
was made with an ancient (c1901) Zeiss telephoto lens which had
no marked F stops nor focal length... The lens did not fit the
camera so the whole contraption was held together with black
tape, string and pieces of wood, and many intoned mutterings."