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The Mountain Looked Like It Was About to Tumble
At Night You Could Hear the Crocodiles Yap and Bark Like Pistol Shots. They Must Have Been Having Fun.
Hawkesbury Mud Flats, 1972

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Where to buy or sell art works by Graham Philip Austin

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Leonard Joel
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Graham Austin is a painter in acrylics, oils and watercolours. He studied at National Art School, East Sydney Technical College from 1958 to 1963. He has been a member of the Australian Watercolour Institute since 1972, and was President from 1989 to 2003 and a Life Member since 1997. He has been involved in many other art groups including Peninsula Art Society, Manly Art Gallery and Museum and Drummoyne Art Society. He has participated in solo and/or mixed exhibitions in Australia, USA, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Spain, Malaysia, Korea, and Mexico. Graham Austin was awarded Order of Australia Medal [OAM] in 2006 for service to the visual arts as a painter, particularly through the Australian Watercolour Institute.

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

Graham Philip Austin 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 226
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 24
  • Campbell, Jean. Australian Watercolour Painters: 1780 to the Present Day. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1989. Page 281
  • 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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