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Mount Liebig

Past Sales

Central Australian Landscape with Ghost Gum
Central Australian Landscape
Central Australian Landscape

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Works on Paper
Sold 105 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Clem Abbott

Auction Houses

Elder Fine Art
Sold 16 works for
Leonard Joel
Sold 15 works for
Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies)
Sold 8 works for

Born in 1939 Clem Abbott is a member of the Hermannsburg school of aboriginal artists. His work is in the style of Albert Namatjira and his followers.

The earliest auction listing we have for Clem Abbott is in 1980 and in total 152 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 105 (69%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,920 for Aranda Landscape sold by Deutscher and Hackett in October 2010. This year 3 works have been offered for sale. Works by Clem Abbott are held by the Art Gallery of South Australia.

Clem Abbott 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 1

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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