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Figures in a County Lane
Young Lovers
Market Place, Etaples

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Leonard Joel
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Born in Tasmania in 1863, Charles Ritchie gave up his career as a barrister to study art in Paris. He exhibited at the Royal Academy in London from 1895, as well as in Scotland, Liverpool and the West Country, until about 1940. He spent some time in Tasmania after World War I. Charles Ritchie's portrait paintings are represented at Launceston's art gallery and in the Royal Collection at Windsor castle.

Only 2 works by this artist are listed in our database as being sold, of the 5 works offered for sale.

Charles Ritchie 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 828
  • Campbell, Jean. Australian Watercolour Painters: 1780 to the Present Day. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1989. Page 359
  • 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…

No, ineligible. The artist has been deceased for more than 70 years.

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