Robert Rooney (1937-.) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Melbourne in 1937, Robert Rooney studied in Melbourne. A painter, writer, art critic and photographer, he has exhibited widely since 1960 in most eastern Australian capital cities and in the UK. He was the subject of an article by Robert Lindsay in 'Art in Australia' vol.14 no.1 1976. Rooney's work is represented in the Australian National Collection, several state galleries and many regional and institutional collections Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Canine Capers I 1968
Highest Price:
Canine Capers I 1968
Acrylic on canvas, 152.5 x 152.5 cm
The Estate of Jennifer Phipps (Art lots only), Mossgreen Auctions, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings2520A$39,680 A$14,508
Prints & Graphics22A$570 N/A
Photographs33A$2,480 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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