Henry Aloysius Hanke (1901-89) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in New South Wales in 1901, Hanke studied at the J.S. Watkins School in Sydney. He is best known for his oil paintings, both portrait and landscape. He won numerous awards, including the 1939 Archibald Prize and the 1936 Sydney Prize, and was a fellow of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales. Hanke died in Sydney in 1989. His works are represented in the Art Gallery of New South Wales and provincial collections. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

La Gitana, 1936
Highest Price:
La Gitana, 1936
Oil on canvas, 138 x 153 cm
Fine Australian and International Paintings and Sculpture, Menzies, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings276121A$19,635 A$1,536
Works on Paper72A$850 N/A
Prints & Graphics11A$60 N/A

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