Auction Notices: VIC -The Bushfire Relief Auction | This Sunday 16 February
THE BUSHFIRE RELIEF AUCTION – Sunday 16 February, 6pm Viewing | Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February, 10am-4pm Leonard Joel, 333 Malvern Road, South Yarra VIC 3141
This Sunday evening we bring together the heartfelt concern and generosity of Australians and global citizens that wanted to give to bushfire relief. Jewellers, artists, collectors, gallerists and businesses (with the support of so many service-providers) have entrusted to Leonard Joel the sale of a unique curation of important Street Art, Fine Jewels, Fine Art, Objet and Experiences. With no buyer’s premium and no vendor commission, this is an all-proceeds Auction with every cent going to The Victorian Bushfire Appeal.
“I implore you, your family and your friends to attend this auction, to bid heartily and be part of our collective effort for Victorian bushfire relief.” John Albrecht | Managing Director & Head of Private Collections
Sunday 16 February, 6pm Viewing | Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February, 10am-4pm Leonard Joel, 333 Malvern Road, South Yarra VIC 3141
The Journey by David Bromley (Lot 67) David Bromley’s paintings are instantly recognisable and adorn the walls of public and private collectors all over the world. He has generously donated his beautiful painting, The Journey.
Kozminsky Studio, a Melbourne icon and much-loved family jeweller, offers an exquisite Marquise cut diamond ring (lot 34), gifted to Kirsten Albrecht by her mother. Kirsten said that her mother “wanted me to have something beautiful to remember her by. But I have so many beautiful memories of her that I hold in my heart. My mum was an extraordinarily generous and caring woman, I know that she would want to share her love of her birthplace, Australia at this challenging time.”
Sandra Powell and Andrew King (‘SANDREW’) have collated almost 100 works by prominent street artists including Shepard Fairey, Rone, Swoon, Anthony Lister, D*Face, Adnate, Ron English, Dabs Myla and Hush, with prices ranging from $500 to $20,000.
Once Upon A Time by Vincent Fantauzzo (lot 20) Vincent Fantauzzo, one of Australia’s most celebrated contemporary artists, has generously donated Once Upon A Time (Guide Price $100,000-150,000), initially painted for his upcoming exhibition addressing climate change and extinction.