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Past Sales

Colourful Creek Bed
Colourful Creek Bed

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Sold 4 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by James Barker

Auction Houses

Mossgreen Auctions
Sold 1 works for
Raffan Kelaher & Thomas P/L
Sold 1 works for
Sold 1 works for

Born in Northwood, Sydney in 1931, James Barker studied at the East Sydney Technical College and in Europe. He conducted an art school in Florence from 1966 to 1968 then returned to Australia settling in Wedderburn, Victoria.

Our database lists 9 works offered for sale at auction by this artist, of which 4 were sold.

James Barker 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 241
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 36
  • 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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