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Past Sales

Basement I 2009
Dance XI
Basement I 2009

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Works on Paper
Sold 8 works for
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Prints & Graphics
Sold 1 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Christopher Orchard

Auction Houses

Elder Fine Art
Sold 8 works for
Theodore Bruce Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 5 works for

Born in South Australia in 1950 Christopher Orchard completed an Advanced Diploma in fine Art, Sculpture and Painting at the South Australia College of Advanced Education. He held his first solo exhibition in Adelaide in 1975, and has also exhibited in London and New York. He has been a Finalist in the Dobell Drawing Prize on four occasions. He has moved from his initial interest in sculpture, but now specialises in drawing. Christopher Orchard is Associate Professor at Adelaide Central School of Art

In our database, 26 works by Christopher Orchard are listed as being offered for sale, the earliest in 2002, of which 13 (50%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $10,810 for 'At Home' sold by Elder Fine Art in May 2014. This year 5 works have been offered for sale. Works by Christopher Orchard are held by the Art Gallery of South Australia.

Christopher Orchard 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 748

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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