Robert Russell (1808-1900) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in London, he arrived in Sydney in 1832, having trained as a surveyor and architect in Edinburgh. Russell made the first survey of Melbourne. Worked as surveyor and architect in Melbourne for many years. His early views of Melbourne are in the Historical Collection, Melbourne Public Library, Canberra National ' Library and Dixon Gallery. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Melbourne from the Falls
Highest Price:
Melbourne from the Falls
Watercolour, inscribed with title upper left, 23 x 30 cm
Fine Australian Paintings and Drawings, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings71A$420 N/A
Works on Paper785A$11,550 N/A
Prints & Graphics10A$10 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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