Ian Fairweather (1891-1974) Australia

Biographical Information

Studied at the Slade School where he was a prize student. Came to Australia in 1930 after painting in the East. A master of design. is very much influenced by his contact with the Chinese. Indonesian and Australian Aboriginal art. Represented in the Tate Gallery. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Beach at Manicahan
Highest Price:
Beach at Manicahan
Oil and pencil on cardboard on hardboard, 93 x 104 cm
Important Australian Art, Sotheby's, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings11673A$960,000 A$311,123
Works on Paper155111A$960,000 N/A
Objects11A$60,000 N/A

* Calculated on sales over the last three years, where there are a sufficient number of sales over that period.

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