Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Botanical View (Possibly Plenty Near Melbourne c1853)
Cape Schank with Pulpit Rock, the Rock Arch, Rocky Point, Stalactite Cave (4)

Sales by Medium

Works on Paper
Sold 3 works for
Sold 1 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Edward La Trobe Bateman

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 3 works for
Aust. Art Auctions
Sold 1 works for

Architect, book illuminator, landscape artist and draughtsman, Edward Bateman was born in Derbyshire, England in 1816. He arrived in Melbourne in 1852. worked in Victoria during the gold rush as an artist and landscape architect. He returned to permanently England in 1868.

Our database lists 6 works offered for sale at auction by this artist, of which 4 were sold.

Edward La Trobe Bateman 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 245
  • Kerr, Joan. Dictionary of Australian Artists, Painters, Sketchers, Photographers and Engravers to 1870. Oxford University Press, Australia, 1993. Page 51
  • Campbell, Jean. Australian Watercolour Painters: 1780 to the Present Day. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1989. Page 285
  • 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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