Jacques Francois Carabain (1834-92) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Amsterdam in 1834, Jacques Carabain studied at the Amsterdam Academy and travelled extensively, settling in Brussels from 1880. During the 1880s he moved to Australia and painted several views of cities in Australia and New Zealand. He returned to Europe where he died in 1892. Carabain is best known for his finely detailed street scenes. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Collins Street, Melbourne
Highest Price:
Collins Street, Melbourne
Oil on canvas, 125.1 x 94.7 cm
Australian and European Paintings, Drawings and Prints, Part I, Christies, Melbourne.
Hammer price, estimate, sale date and lot number will be visible when you subscribe.

Click on a medium below to view all the sales for that medium, or search for a works by the artist that meet a criteria, such as words in the title. You can set criteria for title, size, auction house, price range and date sold.

 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings104A$145,500 N/A

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

Buying or Selling?  Auction houses and galleries that have dealt in works by Jacques Francois Carabain.

Request a pre-purchase report Next

If you are considering purchasing a work and would like an independent assessment, you can request a pre-purchase report. We will provide a written report Our pre-purchase reports include a phone consultation with our valuer once you have received your report.

Request an online valuation report Next

Get an online price report to find out the value of your artwork. Our art market experts will provide you with a quick and professional assessment of your artwork.

They will analyse the available data and put your artwork into perspective by giving you a price range of comparable works sold at auction by the artist.