John William Coley (1935-.) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in 1935 on the North Island of New Zealand, John Coley was an apprentice journalist and art critic before training to become a painter. He studied at Palmerston North Technical College and The Canterbury School of Fine Arts. Coley returned to Christchurch inspired by a contemporary exhibition in San Francisco. He taught at Christchurch Teachers' College and later became a director of McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch.. Edit or add to this biography

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Morris Suite No. 77
Oil on canvas, 74.5 x 59 cm
Fine New Zealand Paintings, International Art Centre, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings3321A$1,795 N/A
Works on Paper1410A$1,368 N/A

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