Works in the database
21
Works with images
9
Works with multiple sales
2

Past Sales

Courting Goose I 1988-89
Little Drongo 1988-89
Cocky 1983

Sales by Medium

Objects
Sold 2 works for
$1,462
Works on Paper
Sold 3 works for
$251
Prints & Graphics
Sold 0 works for
$0

Where to buy or sell art works by Ian Gentle

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 2 works for
$1,462
Lawsons
Sold 2 works for
$215
Theodore Bruce Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 1 works for
$36

Born in Melbourne in 1945, Ian Gentle studied art at the National Art School in Sydney. A painter, sculptor and teacher, he held solo exhibitions from 1981, mostly in Sydney.

The total number of works by Ian Gentle offered for sale by auction since 1991 is 21, of which 5 (24%) were sold. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2017. Works by Ian Gentle are held by the Art Gallery of NSW and Art Gallery of Western Australia.

Ian Gentle 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 455
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 245
  • 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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