Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Garrimarlang (Rainbow Snake) 2000
'Jimilwiring Lightning,' 1994
Dumbrarl Bubble Country, 1995

Sales by Medium

Sold 19 works for
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Prints & Graphics
Sold 5 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Paddy Carlton

Auction Houses

Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies)
Sold 4 works for
Bonhams & Goodman
Sold 5 works for
Mossgreen Auctions
Sold 2 works for

Australian Aboriginal artist Paddy Carlton was born circa 1926 and primarily works in acrylics and also creates multiples such as etchings, lithographs and screenprints. Paddy Carlton died in 2006.

We have records of art auction sales by Paddy Carlton from 2000 and in total 47 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 25 (53%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $4,700 for Untitled 1986 sold by Bonhams & Goodman in November 2004. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Paddy Carlton are held by the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria and a further four major public national galleries (see list below).

Paddy Carlton 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 310
  • 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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