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For Honor's Sake, Henry Lawson
A Plaster Death Mask, Modelled from Henry Lawson
For Honor's Sake, Henry Lawson

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Sold 2 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Nelson Illingworth

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Leonard Joel
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Born in England in 1862, Nelson Illingworth studied in London and worked in the Royal Doulton potteries as modeller before sailing to Sydney in 1892. A sculptor, Illingworth is known for his busts of prominent citizens such as Sir Henry Parkes.

Only 2 works by this artist are listed in our database as being sold, of the 4 works offered for sale.

Nelson Illingworth is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • McCulloch, Alan McCulloch, Susan McCulloch, Emily McCulloch-Childs. The New McCulloch's Encyclopedia of Australian Art. 4th Edition, Aus Art Melbourne & The Miegunyah Press, 2006. Page 539
  • The Find New Zealand Artists web site: a database of artist names that directs researchers to the rich resources found in New Zealand's libraries, art society exhibition histories and published sources.

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…

No, ineligible. The artist has been deceased for more than 70 years.

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