Born in England in 1847, George Collingridge studied in Paris before coming to Australia in 1879. An accomplished artist, draughtsman and engraver, he taught art at the Sydney Technical College and was co-founder and vice-president of the Art Society of NSW with his brother, Arthur. He had work published in the 'Illustrated Sydney News'. His landscape paintings usually watercolours, depicted the area around Sydney and coastal New South Wales. George Collingridge's works are represented in the Art Gallery of NSW.
We have records of art auction sales by George Collingridge De Tourcey from 1971 and in total 59 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 37 (63%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,998 for Cumberland St sold by Bonhams in September 2023. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by George Collingridge De Tourcey are held by the Art Gallery of NSW and Art Gallery of Western Australia.
George Alphonse Collingridge De Tourcey is listed in the following standard biographical references:
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…
No, ineligible. The artist has been deceased for more than 70 years.
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