Henry Lamb (1885-1960) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in South Australia of English parents in 1885, Henry Lamb moved to England as a child. He qualified as a doctor and, prior to World War I, studied art in Paris. During World War II he served as an official war artist. He was trustee of both the National Portrait Gallery and the Tate Gallery. Lamb's works are represented in most major English collections. He died in 1960. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

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Bathers Surprised, 1931
Oil on composition board, 49.5 x 53 cm
Amanda Addams Auctions, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings70A$5,287 N/A
Works on Paper30A$330 N/A

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