John Mawurndjul (1952-.) Australia (Aboriginal)

Biographical Information

Born in the Northern Territory in 1952 John Mawurndjul is one of the best known bark painters. His has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions and is represented in most major state and many provincial collections. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Mardayin Design at Kakodbebuldi, 2002
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Mardayin Design at Kakodbebuldi, 2002
Natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark, 172.5 x 69 cm
Important Aboriginal Art from the Laverty Collection, Deutscher and Hackett, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings8173A$120,000 A$35,110
Works on Paper11A$3,600 N/A
Prints & Graphics44A$1,020 N/A
Objects1312A$24,000 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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