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Past Sales

'Misty Evening,' 1980
Country Road
Lake Hume

Sales by Medium

Sold 294 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by John Colin Angus

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 146 works for
E. J. Ainger Pty.Ltd.
Sold 22 works for
Aust. Art Auctions
Sold 12 works for

Little is known of John Colin Angus, who was a prolific Australian realist landscape painter. Working with oil on board in the late 20th century most of his work depicts the Victorian countryside. He died August 2002, at Latrobe, Tasmania.

J. Colin (John) Angus is one of the most prolific of the artists listed in our database, with the number of works offered for sale by auction since 1972 of 406, of which 294 (72%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,523 for Upper Murray Countryside sold by E. J. Ainger Pty.Ltd. in November 2004. This year 5 works have been offered for sale.

John Colin Angus 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 212
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 12

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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