Earle I. Backen (1927-05) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Albury, New South Wales in 1927, Backen studied at the Julian Ashton School in Sydney, and, after winning the New South Wales government travelling scholarship, in London and Paris. Backen returned to Australia in 1959, and was awarded the first prize in the National Graphic Arts exhibition in Sydney in 1960. Backen died in 2005. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Still Life with Bag & Scarf
Highest Price:
Still Life with Bag & Scarf
Oil on board, 89 x 69.5 cm
November Paintings Sale, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings1512A$1,560 N/A
Works on Paper99A$928 N/A
Prints & Graphics3712A$510 N/A

* Calculated on sales over the last three years, where there are a sufficient number of sales over that period.

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