Marine artist Peter Anderson was born in Brisbane in 1956. He was awarded a Diploma Fine Art (Painting) from the College of Art, Brisbane after studying there from 1974 - 1976 and in 1977 was awarded a Graduate Diploma of Fine Arts (Painting) from RMIT Melbourne. The following year he was Second Mate on a sailing ship for a circumnavigation of the globe over 3 years and since then has gained extensive sailing knowledge through expeditions to locations including New Guinea, Lord Howe Island, Norfolk Island, Macquarie Island, the Antarctic, the Russian Arctic, the Falklands and the Ross Sea. His first solo exhibition was in Brisbane in 1976 and since then he's exhibited in Brisbane Sydney in Canberra. His work has been included in Group exhibitions in Queensland and New South Wales. Peter Anderson currently lives and works in Brisbane.
The total number of works by Peter Anderson offered for sale by auction since 2004 is 16, of which 10 (63%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $23,180 for Coast, Fatu Hiva (1999) sold by Sotheby's in April 2015. This year one work has been offered for sale.
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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…
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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