Gretchen Leschkau (1874-1958) Australia

Biographical Information

Gretchen Leschkau (also known as Gretchen Leschkan) was born in Dresden, Germany in 1874 and studied at Melbourne's National Gallery School from 1897 to 1904. Initially a plein air artist, her work remained influenced by this style. She exhibited with the Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors until 1957. Leschkau died on 27 August 1958, and the death was registered under name of Leschkan. Edit or add to this biography

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The Red Hat
Oil on canvas, 49 x 39 cm
Australian British, New Zealand & European Historical and Contemporary Paintings etc., Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings120A$935 N/A
Works on Paper31A$275 N/A
Prints & Graphics10A$132 N/A

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