Robert Henry (Bob) Dickerson (1924-2015) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in New South Wales in 1924, Dickerson was a professional boxer before joining the RAAF and then turning seriusly to painting in 1950. He uses two-dimensional, simply styled figures to express fundamental and, in most cases, sombre human emotions. His work is represented in state and provincial galleries throughout Australia, as well as in the Metropolitan Museum of New York. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

The Bottle (1954)
Highest Price:
The Bottle (1954)
Enamel paint on composition board, 136.5 x 152 cm
Important Australian & International Art , Sotheby's, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings466335A$183,000 A$26,851
Works on Paper2,0671,162A$50,400 A$4,975
Prints & Graphics373203A$19,800 A$868
Objects11A$120 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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