Born in England in 1880, Frank Reynolds arrived in Australia in 1899, after studying at the Royal College of Art, South Kensington, and the British Museum in London Known principally as a landscape painter, he also painted several notable portraits. He exhibited with the Victorian Artists' Society from 1907 to 1923 and was a member of the Society until his death in 1932.
The total number of works by Frank Reynolds offered for sale by auction since 1975 is 365, of which 264 (72%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $19,800 for St. Kilda Bathers sold by Sotheby's in July 1988. This year 4 works have been offered for sale. Works by Frank Reynolds are held by the National Gallery of Australia, Geelong Gallery and a further four major public national galleries (see list below).
Frank Reynolds is listed in the following standard biographical references:
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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