Harold Frederick Abbott (1906-86) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Sydney in 1906, Abbott is known as a painter and teacher. He taught at the East Sydney Technical College from 1947 and was an official war artist during World War II. He studied at the Julian Ashton School, Sydney, and later at the Royal College of Art, London. An extensive collection of Abbott's work is displayed at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra. Abbott died in 1986. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Class at Royal Academy Schools, 1934
Highest Price:
Class at Royal Academy Schools, 1934
Oil on canvas on board, 49 x 39 cm
Fine Australian Paintings, Sotheby's, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings145A$5,500 N/A
Works on Paper60A$550 N/A

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