Born in England in 1853, Collingridge was staff artist for the "Illustrated London News", "Graphic", "Le Monde Illustre" and "L'illustration" before coming to Australia in 1877. In Australia he contributed to the "Illustrated Sydney Mail". He was a trustee of the Art Gallery of NSW and an art teacher, and with his brother George founded the Art Society of NSW.
We have records of art auction sales by Arthur Collingridge De Tourcey from 1971 and in total 40 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 20 (50%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $10,450 for Winter's Day, Sydney Harbour sold by Sotheby's in April 1986. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Arthur Collingridge De Tourcey are held by the Art Gallery of NSW and National Gallery of Australia.
Arthur Collingridge De Tourcey is listed in the following standard biographical references:
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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