Auction Specialist Touring Dates

Aboriginal & Oceanic Art Auction

Sydney, June 2018


For a confidential appraisal of your Indigenous & Oceanic works of art, including paintings, barks, objects, and works on paper, please call or email to make an appointment.

Adrian Newstead and staff, specialists in Australian Indigenous and Oceanic Art, will be visiting the following cities during the next 3 weeks:

Hobart 7th - 9th March

Adelaide 9th - 12th March

Canberra 13th - 14th March

Brisbane 16th - 17th March

Melbourne 19th - 21st March

Adrian Newstead

Specialist, Indigenous Art

+61 (0)412126645

Kathleen Roberts


+61 (0)2 9300 9233


Pictured & recently consigned:

Prince of Wales (Midpul), Darwin (N.T.) Body Marks 1999, Acrylic on Canvas, 67 x 67 cm

Est $11,000 - $14,000

Provenance: Purchased from Karen Brown Gallery, Darwin in September 1999 The Laverty Collection, Sydney Exhibited: Paintings from Remote Communities: Indigenous Australian Art from the Laverty Collection, Sydney, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Zealand, 15 December 2007 - 24 February 2008; Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 5 July - 31 August 2008 Literature: Colin Laverty and Elizabeth Laverty et al., Beyond Sacred: Recent Painting from Australia's Remote Aboriginal Communities - the collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Melbourne: Hardie Grant Books, 2008, p.252 (illus.) This painting is sold with accompanying Karen Brown Gallery documentation.