George Edmond Finey (1895-1987) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in New Zealand in 1895, Finey studied at Eltham School in Auckland and at the London Polytechnic. He is best known as a caricaturist having worked for 'Smith's Weekly' for most of its period of publication. In 1931 he became the only caricaturist to have an edition of 'Art in Australia' dedicated to his work. George Finey died in June, 1987 Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

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Owl and the Pussycat
Oil on board, 86 x 124 cm
Australian & International Paintings, Aust. Art Auctions, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings3714A$1,610 N/A
Works on Paper1612A$440 N/A
Prints & Graphics10A$75 N/A
Objects22A$92 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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