Ada May Plante (1875-1950) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in New Zealand in 1875, Ada Plante arrived in Australia at the age of 13. She studied at the National Gallery School, Melbourne, and in Europe. In 1932 she exhibited in the inaugural exhibition of the Contemporary Art Group in Melbourne. Her works are represented in several major state and provincial collections. She died in 1950. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Shorty, 1945
Highest Price:
Shorty, 1945
Oil on canvas, 88.5 x 73 cm
Important Australian and International Art, Deutscher and Hackett, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings2911A$19,200 N/A

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