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Sir WILLIAM DOBELL (OBE) (1899 - 1970)

Sir William Dobell (1899-1970) was an iconic and award-winning Australian artist. He was the winner of the Archibald Prize with his controversial portrait of Joshua Smith, and twice the winner of the Wynne Prize. He is one of Australia's greatest and highly collected artists, whose work is represented in all major National Art Galleries and private institutions.

"Christmas Greetings From Wangi Wangi" (1954)

watercolour & gouache

5 x 10cm

signed upper right


*gift from artist, thence by descent

"The Narrows Beach, Wangi Wangi" (Version 1) (c.1955)

"The Narrows Beach, Wangi Wangi" (Version 2) (1956)

"Study For Knight & Butterfly" (c.1960)

ink on paper

20 x 15cm

signed lower left


"Storm Approaching Wangi" (1948)

offset lithograph

33 x 55cm

hand-signed lower right


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