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Harold Frederick Abbott 'Go' Original 1979

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  • Closed: Mon 18 Jun 2012, 8:45 pm
Listing #: 483373388
Harold Frederick Abbott 'Go' Original 1979.

A beautiful and exquisite original abstract painting, titled ‘Go’, inspired by a Japanese Chess like game ‘Go’ by well listed Australian artist Harold Frederick Abbott.

Harold Abbott’s work has been sold at fine art auctions such as Sotheby’s and Christies.

Artist: Harold Frederick Abbott (1906-1986)
Titled on Reverse: Go
Acrylic on board
Signed, Dated 1979
Image Size: 91 x 67cm
Frame Size: 95 x 71cm
Frame: In good condition with minor wear (Ready to hang)

Providence and Authenticity
It is personally signed lower left “Abbott” by the artist and dated ’79. A Certificate of Authenticity will be included in the sale providing life time written guarantee.

Biography
Born in Sydney in 1906. Harold Abbott was an accomplished artist who studied at the National Art School and the Royal Academy of Art in London before returning to Australia. He was represented in Australia by the Woollomooloo gallery who organised numerous solo, group and travelling exhibitions.

Awards
Winner of several major prizes including the Sulman Prize for a painting titled 'Vaucluse Interior' also, runner up in the Archibald Prize receiving tremendous praise from the Sydney Morning Herald art critic.

Collections
Included in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian War Memorial, Canberra and several state, regional galleries and private collections.

References
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_John_Sulman_Prize
www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/prizes/sulman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archibald_Prize

This is the first time offered to market in New Zealand.

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Pick up is Sumner, ChCh. Free shipping will be offered to the winning bidder.

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Shipping details

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  • Seller location: Christchurch City, Canterbury, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit

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Closes: Mon 18 Jun, 8:45 pm. 2012