William Rutledge (1924-93) Australia

Biographical Information

William Rutledge was born in Sydney in 1921. After five years at Sydney State Conservatorium of Music, and one year of organ study, he entered Sydney University to study law.

William Rutledge decided to run a parallel career, one in music and one in painting.

He was to reach the highest recognition in both. As an internationally acclaimed conductor, he conducted the best orchestras in the world and in painting. he has exhibited in the finest galleries, in Europe and in Australia.

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Venetian Canal
Oil on canvas, 49 x 74 cm
Australian & European Paintings, Mason Gray, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings127A$700 N/A
Works on Paper10A$115 N/A

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