Entries Invited

Works of Art

26 November, 2019

 

We are now accepting entries for our final flagship art catalogue of 2019. The catalogue will present a tightly-curated suite of contemporary, modern and historical works of art. Early consignments by New Zealand artists include works by Shane Cotton, Kushana Bush, Bill Hammond, Peter Robinson, Andrew McLeod, Fiona Pardington, Liz Maw, Don Binney, Don Driver, Seraphine Pick and Richard Killeen. 

The sale also includes an impressive selection of works by international artists such as Ai Weiwei, Liu Fei, Xing Danwen and Shen Xiaotong.
Complimentary appraisals are available nationwide. 
Entries will close on Friday 25 October.
Contact
Charles Ninow
Head of Art 
+64 21 053 6504
charles@webbs.co.nz

Our Experts

 

Charles Ninow – Head of Art

Charles Ninow is an expert in the sale and valuation of New Zealand art and one of the country’s foremost art auctioneers. Charles was previously an employee of Webb’s, but left in 2015 to co-found Bowerbank Ninow, an auction house and gallery. Bowerbank Ninow was acquired by Webb’s in 2019, seeing Charles bring his expertise back to the brand as Head of Art. Charles’ broad secondary market experience encompasses auctions, private sales and valuations, including the placement of works into major institutional collections and the valuation of prestigious museum and gallery holdings.

Adrienne (AD) Schierning – Manager, Art

Adrienne Schierning completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Elam School of Fine Arts at the University of Auckland in 1999. She gained a Post Graduate Diploma in Fine Arts from Elam in 2007. Adrienne has worked in both Public and Dealer galleries before coming to Webb’s, and has over twenty years’ experience working within the arts sector. She has contributed to curatorial projects and is a published writer adding to a wider discourse around art in Aotearoa.

Richard Killeen
Destruction of the Circle
1990
acrylic and collage on canvas
1010 x 1052mm
EST .   $25,000 – $35,000
Shane Cotton
Nahash
2003 – 2004
acrylic on canvas
1900mm x 3000mm
EST. $100,000 – $150,000
Liz Maw
The Rose
2004
oil on paper on board
867mm x 582mm
EST .   $35,000 – $45,000
Kushana Bush
Calm Tight Bevy
2010
gouache and pencil on paper
760mm x 560mm
EST. $6,000 – $9,000