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Past Sales

Autumn Landscape
Lady with Bonnet & Parasol, 1965
Autumn, Burnham Beeches, 1921

Sales by Medium

Sold 17 works for
Works on Paper
Sold 4 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Jules Henry Roy Rousel

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 5 works for
Sold 6 works for
Bonhams & Goodman
Sold 1 works for

Born in Randwick, Sydney in 1897, Rousel studied at the Royal Art Society School's, Sydney evening classes from 1912 to 1918 and winning two scholarships for drawing. In 1935 he studied at the Slade School, London and the Royal Academy School. While in London he exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Royal Portrait Society and the Paris Salon. He became a vice-president and life member of the Royal Art Society of NSW.

The earliest auction listing we have for Jules Rousel is in 1971 and in total 39 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 21 (54%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $6,500 for Portrait of Will Ashton sold by Leonard Joel in July 1989. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2017. Works by Jules Rousel are held by the Art Gallery of NSW.

Jules Henry Roy Rousel 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 842

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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