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Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Ghost Gums Macdonnell Ranges
Untitled (Central Australian Landscape)
Untitled, Code 19352

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Works on Paper
Sold 115 works for
Sold 3 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Joshua Ebatarinja

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 18 works for
Theodore Bruce Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 15 works for
Elder Fine Art
Sold 11 works for

Born in 1940, Australian Aboriginal artist Joshua Ebatarinja was a member of the Artunta tribe of aboriginal artists, and the son of Walter Ebatarinja. A watercolourist, he was a member of the Hermannsburg School. He died in 1973.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Joshua Ebatarinja from 1981 and in total 157 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 118 (75%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,439 for Central Australian Landscape sold by Evans Hastings Valuers & Auctioneers in March 2022. This year 4 works have been offered for sale. Works by Joshua Ebatarinja are held by the National Gallery of Australia, Queensland Art Gallery and Art Gallery of NSW.

Joshua Ebatarinja 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 196
  • Campbell, Jean. Australian Watercolour Painters: 1780 to the Present Day. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1989. Page 306

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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