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Two for Dinner 1986
Ploughing the Fields

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Where to buy or sell art works by Vytas Bronius Kapociunas

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Gibson's Auctioneers & Valuers
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Elder Fine Art
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Born in Lithuania in 1943, Kapociunas arrived in Australia as a six year old child in 1949. He studied at the South Australian School of Art and was awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship for Fine Arts in 1962. In 1964 he won the National "Goya" Award, and was granted a Travelling Scholarship in 1965. He was a lecturer at the South Australia School of Art. He has exhibited throughout Australia and in England including the Summer Exhibition in 1967 in London.and is represented in several public collections, including the state galleries of Victoria and South Australia.

The earliest auction listing we have for Vytas Kapociunas is in 1970 and in total 28 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 18 (64%) were sold. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2021. Works by Vytas Kapociunas are held by the Art Gallery of South Australia.

Vytas Bronius Kapociunas 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 566
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 362
  • 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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