Adolphe Gustave Plate (1874-1914) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Germany in 1874, Adolphe Plate was a seaman and watercolourist. He left Germany in 1889 to train as a midshipman. After spending some years in Asia and the Pacific he settled in Perth, WA, where he wrote and illustrated articles on his experiences. Plate exhibited in Perth from 1908 until 1913 when he left the city to become a farmer. He died in 1914. Plate's work is represented in the Art Gallery of Western Australia. Edit or add to this biography

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Watercolour, 49 x 26 cm
September Auction, GFL Fine Art, Perth.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings11A$443 N/A
Works on Paper112A$1,265 N/A

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