posted 15 November 2018

Richard Brewster, Australian Auction Review, 15th November 2018In hindsight, it was probably a stroke of luck that two young French artists were the only ones left of the five who in 1800 left France with French explorer Nicolas Baudin on a “Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australes” (Voyage of discovery to Terra Australis).VIEW FULL ARTICLE

posted 13 November 2018

Anne Mather, Sunday Tasmanian, 11 November 2018RARE portraits of pre-settlement indigenous Tasmanians have been unearthed from a private French collection and are expected to set records when auctioned in Australia.VIEW FULL ARTICLE

posted 8 November 2018

An extraordinary collection of original portraits and views from French explorer Nicolas Baudin’s voyage of discovery in 1800-1804, including rare and significant depictions of pre-settlement indigenous Tasmanians, will be auctioned by Deutscher and Hackett, in association with Hordern House.Deutscher and Hackett director, Chris Deutscher, said the early portraits and views are the most startling...

posted 15 August 2018

Peter Fish, Australian Financial Review, 15th August 2018A John Brack nude, a 1950s Sidney Nolan Ned Kelly, an early Charles Blackman and two Jeffrey Smart oils head up the sale of a major art collection assembled by Alan Geddes, an insurance executive who became a funds management guru.VIEW FULL ARTICLE

posted 6 June 2018

Peter Fish, Australian Financial Review, 6 June 2018With no less than four works by art world wunderkind Del Kathryn Barton, auctioneer Deutscher and Hackett seems to have a substantial amount riding on the ever-increasing interest in the 45-year-old artist at its Melbourne sale next week.VIEW FULL ARTICLE