Alexander Schramm (c1814-1864) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Germany around 1814, portraitist, Alexander Schramm arrived in South Australia in 1849. A series of paintings of Aboriginal life is included in the National Gallery of South Australia. Schramm died in South Australia in 1864. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Adelaide, a Tribe of Natives on the Banks of The River Torrens
Highest Price:
Adelaide, a Tribe of Natives on the Banks of The River Torrens
Oil on canvas, 86.7 x 130.2 cm
The Foster's Collection of Australian Art, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings43A$760,500 N/A
Works on Paper22A$48,000 N/A
Prints & Graphics10A$3,800 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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