Arthur Evan Read (1911-78) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Victoria in 1911, Read studied at the National Gallery School, Melbourne. He worked his way to Queensland via Sydney, taking a variety of jobs. He became a leading Queensland artist and had several successful exhibitions. His work is represented in several state and provincial galleries. Read died in London in 1978. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Landscape with Canefields
Highest Price:
Landscape with Canefields
Oil on canvas on composition board, 44.5 x 63.5 cm
Colonial to Contemporary, including Important Abor, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings195A$2,880 N/A
Works on Paper74A$450 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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