Dennis Adams (1914-2001) Australia

Biographical Information

: Born in Sydney in 1914, Dennis Adams studied at the Royal Academy of Arts in London, 1935 -1939 where he won silver medal for drawing. Principally known as a marine artist, he served on the sailing vessel 'Herzogin Cecilie' and ' Lawhill' ,rounding Cape Horn twice under sail. He joined the army in 1939 and was appointed an official war artist in 1942, serving in New Guinea and the Mediterranean. His works are extensively displayed at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra. Adams lived in Sydney, where he was known as a successful sculptor. He died in 2001. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Man on Horseback
Highest Price:
Man on Horseback
Oil on canvas, 75 x 100 cm
Collectable Fine Art, Elder Fine Art, Adelaide.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings42A$431 N/A
Works on Paper21A$89 N/A

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