Robert Field Procter (1879-1931) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in Scotland in 1879, Robert Proctor arrived in Christchurch as a child. He studied at the Canterbury School of Art where he later taught, and in Europe. He exhibited regularly in Christchurch from 1899 until moving to Auckland in about 1916 to teach at the Elam School of Art. Proctor went to Melbourne in 1928 and was employed by the Business and Technical College. He died in Melbourne in 1931. His work is represented in major New Zealand galleries, including the Hocken Library. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Waiting for Father
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Waiting for Father
Oil on canvas, 41 x 48 cm
New Zealand & International Fine Art, Dunbar Sloane, Wellington.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings4832A$6,966 N/A
Works on Paper30A$611 N/A

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