Carl Magnus Oscar Fristrom (1856-1918) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Sweden in 1856, Oscar Fristrom travelled to Australia in the 1890s, becoming known as a painter of Aborigines. A resident of Queensland, he was one of the founders and later president of the Royal Queensland Art Society. His works are represented in several state and provincial collections. He died in 1918. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Portrait of Nahmbo; Three Little Maids Of Queensland (3)
Highest Price:
Portrait of Nahmbo; Three Little Maids Of Queensland (3)
Oil on board, Each 45.5 x 30 cm
Topographical Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours, Sotheby's, London.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings166A$7,920 N/A
Works on Paper31A$7,500 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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