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Untitled, 1916
Thames Barges at Low Tide

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Sold 58 works for
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Where to buy or sell art works by Alfred Ernest Baxter

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International Art Centre
Sold 27 works for
Dunbar Sloane
Sold 19 works for
FishersOnlineArt/ Fishers Fine Arts
Sold 1 works for

Born in Christchurch, New Zealand in 1878, Alfred Baxter was a businessman who eventually became a professional artist. He studied under Samuel Moreton and in Europe from 1929-33 under some of Europe's best art teachers. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and Paris Salon before his return to Christchurch where he continued to exhibit his work.

We have records of art auction sales by Alfred Baxter from 1986 and in total 69 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 58 (84%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,787 for Boats, Concarneau sold by FishersOnlineArt/ Fishers Fine Arts in October 1994. This year 2 works have been offered for sale. Works by Alfred Baxter are held by the Christchurch Art Gallery and Museum Of New Zealand.

Alfred Ernest Baxter is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • McGahey, Kate. The Concise Dictionary of New Zealand Artists Painters Printmakers Sculptors, Gilt Edge Publishing, Wellington, New Zealand, 2000. Page 17
  • The Find New Zealand Artists web site: a database of artist names that directs researchers to the rich resources found in New Zealand's libraries, art society exhibition histories and published sources.

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