John William Lindt (1845-1926) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Frankfurt, Germany in 1845, Lindt arrived in Queensland in 1862. A painter and photographer, he is best known for his aboriginal portraits. He moved to Melbourne in 1876 where he became a society photographer. Lindt published several books on photography. He died in 1926. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Picturesque New Guinea (1885)
Highest Price:
Picturesque New Guinea (1885)
Important Aboriginal Art, Sotheby's, Sydney.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Prints & Graphics22A$42,800 N/A
Photographs2111A$93,600 N/A

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