Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

I.) untitled fisherman beach scene; II.) Morning Impression, Red Bluff (2)
Princes Bridge. Melbourne
'The Blue Bay and the Blue You Yangs'

Sales by Medium

Works on Paper
Sold 16 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Charles (Charlie) Hills

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 7 works for
Davidson Auctions
Sold 6 works for
Gibson's Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 1 works for

Charlie Hills was born in Launceston, Tasmania in 1886. Painting in his own time, was a traditional landscape artist painting in watercolour. He exhibited with the Launceston Art Society from 1933-35 and 1937-41. He apparently moved to Melbourne, working as a bank manager. He was a Council Member of the Victorian Artists Society and Secretary of the Australian Academy of Art.

In our database, 23 works by Charlie Hills are listed as being offered for sale, the earliest in 1980, of which 16 (70%) were sold. This year 2 works have been offered for sale.

Charles (Charlie) Hills is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • Campbell, Jean. Australian Watercolour Painters: 1780 to the Present Day. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1989. Page 323
  • 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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