Edward Roper (1830-1909) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in England in the 1830s, Edward Roper arrived in Australia in 1854. A writer and painter he was known to have travelled extensively, particularly around the goldfields area of Victoria. He exhibited in England with the Burlington Gallery in London. His works are represented in the Mitchell Library and in the National Library in Canberra. He died in 1909. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Aboriginal Corroboree
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Aboriginal Corroboree
Watercolour, gouache and pencil on paper, 30 x 50 cm
Important Australian Art, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings42A$30,000 N/A
Works on Paper2421A$31,200 A$3,381

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