Harry Rountree (1878-1951) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in Auckland in 1878, Harry Rountree studied with J Steele and Kennett Watkins. He went to London in 1901 where he apparently spent the rest of his life. President of the London Sketch Club, he contributed to the magazines 'Punch' and 'The Sketch' and became a well known illustrator of travel books and children's books, such as 'Alice in Wonderland'. Rountree died in 1951. His work is represented at the Auckland City Art Gallery Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Fisherman of the North
Highest Price:
Fisherman of the North
Oil on canvas, 50 x 75 cm
Art & Antiques, Dunbar Sloane, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings22A$7,984 N/A
Works on Paper40A$4,195 N/A

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