Sylvia Siddell (1941-11) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in Auckland in 1941, Sylvia Siddell is mostly a self-taught artist.

In 1960 she married artist Peter Siddell.

She exhibited regularly throughout New Zealand from 1975 onwards and her work is held in private and public collections in New Zealand and internationally.

She won a Queen Elizabeth Arts Council Award in 1987..

She was appointed as an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) in the Queen's Birthday Honours of 2002, in recognition of her services to painting.She died in 2011. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

The Birds, the Bat and The Beasts Aesop Fables
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The Birds, the Bat and The Beasts Aesop Fables
Oil & acrylic on canvas, 80 x 120 cm
The Barry Pilcher Collection of Contemporary New Zealand Art, International Art Centre, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings3628A$5,373 A$993
Works on Paper3323A$2,187 A$637
Prints & Graphics219A$556 N/A
Objects11A$272 N/A

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