Michael Smither

In Bed

oil and alkyd on board
1202mm x 962mm

signed MDS and dated 95 in brushpoint upper right


Private collection, Auckland. Acquired from Contemporary & Traditional New Zealand & European Art, International Art Centre, Auckland, 27 August 2001, lot 21.


Michael Dunn, Contemporary Painting in New Zealand (Sydney: Craftsman House, 1996), 173.

Michael Smither and Trish Gribben, Michael Smither: Painter (Auckland: Ron Sang Publications, 2004), 230.

Estimate $45,000 - $65,000
Achieved $85,288.75