Jack Absalom (1927-.) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in 1927 in Port Augusta, South Australia, Jack Absalom is known as an outback artist. He is a member of the Broken Hill based group of artists, the 'Brushmen of the Bush'. Absalom grew up on the Nullabor Plains and spent years working in the bush in many occupations. He started painting in 1972 when he travelled to the Flinders Ranges with a group of artists. He now owns a commercial gallery in Broken Hill Edit or add to this biography

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Oil on board, 50 x 75 cm
Australian & European Paintings, Elder Fine Art, Adelaide.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings11974A$4,180 A$1,038
Works on Paper51A$770 N/A

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