Michael Duncan Smither (1939-.) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in New Zealand in 1939, Michael Smither trained at Auckland's School of Fine Arts. He has exhibited widely in both New Zealand and Australia, winning prizes for his work in both countries. His style has been described as neorealistic, and much of his subject matter the rocks and rocky coastline of Taranaki. His work is represented in the Auckland City Art Gallery. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

The Family in the Van
Highest Price:
The Family in the Van
Oil on board, 48.7 x 63.2 cm
The Les and Milly Paris Collection, Art+Object, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings299242A$181,953 A$27,837
Works on Paper181126A$7,466 A$1,745
Prints & Graphics535342A$4,562 A$909
Photographs11A$249 N/A
Objects77A$5,969 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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