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Daisy Chain
Flower Seller
Spanish Villa

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Sold 6 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Liz Brophy

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 2 works for
Dunbar Sloane
Sold 1 works for
Sold 1 works for

Elizabeth (Liz) Brophy was born in Australia in 1926 and studied Art at East Sydney Technical College. She moved to Portugal after winning a prestigious Australian newspaper Art award, exhibited at Atelier Ec in Colares, and later settled in Ireland, where she showed at several galleries in Dublin including Magil fine Art. Her works are in public and private collections in the USA (including the Museum of natural history), Australia, Portugal, Spain, France, England and Ireland.

The total number of works by Liz Brophy offered for sale by auction since 1974 is 22, of which 6 (27%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,133 for The Publican's Wife sold by Dunbar Sloane in May 2006. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022.

Liz Brophy is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 84
  • Germaine, Max. A Dictionary of Women Artists of Australia. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1991. Page 52
  • Australian Prints + Printmaking, a database listing printmaking artists from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific region based on the print collection of the National Gallery of Australia.

Artists' Resale Royalty

Could the second and subsequent works by this artist sold after June 9, 2010 for over $1,000 be liable for the Artists' Resale Royalty? More info…

Yes, eligible, subject to the artist satisfying the residency test. The artist is alive or has been deceased for less than 70 years. Contact the Copyright Agency for information on the residency test.

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