Born in Sydney in 1947, Ian Grant studied at the National Art School, Sydney and later gained a Masters of Art (Visual Art) from the Sydney College of Advanced Education in 1986. He was Head of Painting Studies at the University of New South Wales College of Fine Arts from 1989 to 2006. He was awarded the Blake Prize for Religious Art in 1987 and the Fleurieu Peninsula Art Prize of $50,000 in 2004. His work has been included in the Art Gallery of New South Wales Wynne Prize on ten occasions. He has exhibited regularly in Sydney and Brisbane since 1972.
The total number of works by Ian Grant offered for sale by auction since 1980 is 41, of which 24 (59%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $6,600 for Open Plain 1988-1999 sold by Leonard Joel in August 2012. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Ian Grant are held by the Art Gallery of NSW.
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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…
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