Joseph Fowles (1810-78) Australia

Biographical Information

A colonial painter, Joseph Fowles was born in 1810 and arrived in Australia in 1838. A painter of Sydney scenes and marine subjects, he taught at the Sydney Mechanics School of Art and at several Sydney private schools. Joseph Fowles died in Sydney in 1878. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

A Three-Masted Barque in a Storm
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A Three-Masted Barque in a Storm
Oil on canvas, 38.2 x 53.3 cm
Topographical Pictures, Christies, London.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings179A$34,560 N/A
Works on Paper42A$16,500 N/A
Prints & Graphics51A$2,040 N/A

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