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Where to buy or sell art works by Alfred H. Engel

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Elder Fine Art
Sold 24 works for
Theodore Bruce Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 23 works for
Scammell Auctions
Sold 6 works for

Born in Austria in 1941, Alfred Engel arrived in Adelaide in 1973. Largely a self-taught painter, he did travel to New York to study at the “Art Students League“. He works in oil, egg tempera and watercolor and is a fellow and tutor of the Royal South Australian Society of Arts, and has exhibited in Adelaide, Melbourne and Darwin.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Alfred Engel from 1988 and in total 105 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 72 (69%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $5,750 for Happy Dreams sold by Elder Fine Art in October 2014. This year 7 works have been offered for sale. Works by Alfred Engel are held by the Queensland Art Gallery.

Alfred H. Engel is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 203
  • 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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