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Emu Park, Qld (pair)
Keppel Island, Emu Parr (8)
Keppel Island, Emu Park; Yeppoon; Fitzroy River, Rockhampton (8)

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Where to buy or sell art works by Lefevre James Cranstone

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A painter and etcher Lefevre James Cranstone, born in 1822, was an English artist known for his watercolor genre-style landscapes and oil paintings which he exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1845-54. He visited the United States, where many of his works are displayed, and then moved to Australia. He was known to be active in Queensland in the 1880's and died in Brisbane in 1893.

According to our records which cover the last 50 years, only 3 works by this artist have been sold by auction, of the 3 works offered for sale.

Lefevre James Cranstone 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 351
  • Dictionary of Australian Artists Online, an online resource for biographical data about Australian artists, designers, craftspeople and curators.

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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