Jarinyanu David Downs (1925-95) Australia (Aboriginal)

Biographical Information

Born in the Great Sandy Desert about 1925 David Downs was a carver, painter and printmaker. He exhibited throughout Australia and overseas and is widely represented in major public collections. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Kurtal Lying Down at Muwa 1988
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Kurtal Lying Down at Muwa 1988
Synthetic polymer paint and natural earth pigments on linen, 182.5 x 121 cm
Aboriginal Art, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings5046A$36,800 A$6,954
Works on Paper11A$4,370 N/A
Objects65A$18,000 N/A

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