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Past Sales

'Lines in Transit,' 1967
Oasis in the Desert
Oasis in the Desert

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Works on Paper
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Where to buy or sell art works by Martin Collocott

Auction Houses

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Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies)
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Born in New South Wales in 1945, Collocott studied at the National Art School, Sydney and in Europe. He has exhibited widely and is represented in several public collections. In 1989 Martin Collocott became Michelle Frances Collocott.

The earliest auction listing we have for Michelle Collocott is in 1972 and in total 44 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 31 (70%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $4,112 for Burnt Reminder sold by Christies in August 2003. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2021. Works by Michelle Collocott are held by the Art Gallery of NSW and National Gallery of Australia.

Martin Collocott 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 335
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 133
  • Germaine, Max. A Dictionary of Women Artists of Australia. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1991. Page 89
  • 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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