Born in 1951, David Ryan studied art extensively in Melbourne, and later went on travel studies to India. He has held solo exhibitions of his paintings in Brisbane and Sydney since 1977. Ryan's work is represented in the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria, and in tertiary and regional collections.
The earliest auction listing we have for David Ryan is in 1996 and in total 10 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 5 (50%) were sold. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by David Ryan are held by the Suter Art Gallery, National Gallery of Australia and National Gallery of Victoria.
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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…
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