Michael H. Illingworth (1932-88) New Zealand

Biographical Information

Born in England in 1932, Michael Illingworth arrived in New Zealand in 1951 and had a number of occupations in Tauranga, including photography and fishing. In 1957 he returned to Europe to study art. By 1961 he was back in New Zealand and had become a full time artist in the naive style. He died in 1988. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Indecisive Banishment
Highest Price:
Indecisive Banishment
Oil on canvas, 92 x 97.3 cm
The Tim & Sherrah Francis Collection, Day 1, Art+Object, Auckland.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings9995A$273,371 A$56,809
Works on Paper4948A$16,997 A$5,904
Prints & Graphics159A$1,391 N/A
Objects11A$29,745 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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