William Drew (1928-83) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Melbourne in 1928, Drew studied at the Melbourne Institute of Technology before going overseas in 1963. He lived for a time in Rome, Paris and London and travelled extensively throughout the continent, returning to Australia in 1966 via the Americas. In 1968 he went to Brazil to paint the Carnival of Rio de Janeiro and later to Sienna in Italy, to paint the annual Palio festival. He has had several one-man exhibitions in Australia. Drew died in 1983, in a car accident on his way to his second residence in Conques ( a small village) near Rodez France. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Still Life, 1958
Highest Price:
Still Life, 1958
Oil on canvas, 60 x 75 cm
Australian & European Paintings, Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings20846A$1,920 A$237
Works on Paper114A$597 N/A

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