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Past Sales

Bicentennial of Sydney festival 1988
Showy Banksia 1979

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Prints & Graphics
Sold 63 works for
Works on Paper
Sold 1 works for
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Where to buy or sell art works by Bruce Goold

Auction Houses

Davidson Auctions
Sold 15 works for
Sold 18 works for
Shapiro Auctioneers
Sold 5 works for

Born in Newcastle, Bruce Goold studied at the National Art School, Sydney in the late 1960s. He was part of the Yellow House Artist Collective that existed in Sydney in the early 1970s, including artists such as Martin Sharp, Brett Whiteley and George Gittoes. A painter and printmaker his work portraying Australian flora and fauna in linocuts and woodcuts is instantly recognisable. Goold has held solo exhibitions in Sydney, Melbourne and internationally in London and Ireland. He worked as a designer for Mambo from 1992.

The earliest auction listing we have for Bruce Goold is in 1984 and in total 97 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 65 (67%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,086 for Currawongs 1986 sold by Leonard Joel in March 2021. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022. Works by Bruce Goold are held by the National Gallery of Victoria and National Gallery of Australia.

Bruce Goold 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 257
  • 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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