Charles Hemus (1849-1925) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in the UK in 1849, Charles Hemus worked in Auckland as a photographer and portrait painter. He regularly exhibited at the Auckland Society of Arts, and was a vice-regal photographer to seven successive Governors of New Zealand. He died in 1925. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Portrait of Princess Ahiri
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Portrait of Princess Ahiri
Oil on canvas, 52 x 52 cm
Fine New Zealand & Foreign Paintings and Prints, Mossgreen-Webb's (formerly Webb's), Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings119A$4,916 N/A
Works on Paper11A$2,580 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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