John Alty (1946-.) Australia

Biographical Information

John Alty was born in Manchester United Kingdom in 1946 and travelled to Australia via the overland route through Europe and Asia in 1969.

He has lived in Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and New South Wales.

Since the early 1970s he has held several successful one-man shows, mainly in Tasmania. He has particiapted in group shows in all states.

John Alty has been artist in residence at Kreations Gallery in Broome, Zenith Gallery, Renmark, S. A., and Broken Hill Art Exchange. He was a finalist In the Hans Heysen Landscape Prize in S. A. in 1999 and the Outback Art Prize in NSW in 2009. He has also illustrated two historic sketch books (of Richmond and New Norfolk, Tasmania) and one children's book. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

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Highest Price:
Spurwing Plovers
Oil on canvas, 49 x 59 cm
Australian Paintings, Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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Other works sold by this artist

Frog and Insect,' 1979; & Praying Mantis & Grasshopper (2)
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Frog and Insect,' 1979; & Praying Mantis & Grasshopper (2)
Oil on board, 14 x 12 cm (each)
Australian & International Art, Davidson Auctions, Sydney.
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Aunt Edith's Fantastic Hat
Coloured pencil on paper, 1983
Modern and Contemporary Paintings and Works on Paper, Goodmans Auctioneers, Sydney.
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