Works in the database
236
Works with images
61
Works with multiple sales
28

Forthcoming Sales

The Old Farmhouse

Past Sales

(Seascape)
A Placid Stream
In Quiet Mood, c1945

Sales by Medium

Paintings
Sold 162 works for
$172,562
Works on Paper
Sold 4 works for
$600

Where to buy or sell art works by Alfred Coleman

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 125 works for
$122,702
Elder Fine Art
Sold 6 works for
$10,612
Sotheby's
Sold 3 works for
$10,362

Born in about 1890, Alfred Coleman was active in Victoria from the 1920s to the 1950s. Working in oil, he is known for his impressionistic landscapes and seascapes. He was awarded the Albury Prize in 1952.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Alfred Coleman from 1969 and in total 236 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 166 (70%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $5,500 for A Winter Morning sold by Sotheby's in November 1991. This year one work has been offered for sale. Works by Alfred Coleman are held by the Ian Potter Museum of Art.

Alfred Coleman 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 333
  • Dictionary of Australian Artists Online, an online resource for biographical data about Australian artists, designers, craftspeople and curators.
  • 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…

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

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