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Past Sales

Pyramids and Dome Observatory, 1986
The Boom Gate, Sydney Harbour
Rooftops in Shiraz, 1974

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Where to buy or sell art works by Harold Greenhill

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Born in New South Wales in 1914, Harold Greenhill studied in Sydney and Europe. A painter and teacher, he was for many years a strong supporter of the Manly Regional Art Gallery. Greenhill has exhibited regularly and in 1979 a retrospective exhibition of his work was held at the Manly Regional Art Gallery.

The total number of works by Harold Greenhill offered for sale by auction since 1989 is 113, of which 67 (59%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $9,136 for Boatsheds and Manly Baths 1943 sold by Leonard Joel in June 2019. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Harold Greenhill are held by the National Gallery of Victoria, Art Gallery of Western Australia and Art Gallery of NSW.

Harold Greenhill 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 479
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 267
  • 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…

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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