Born in Melbourne in 1927, Donald Cameron studied at the Caulfield Institute of Technology where he was awarded a Diploma of Art, the Technical Teacher Training College and Slade School, London in 1966. He is known as both painter and teacher. Working in oil and watercolour he paints traditional landscapes and portraits and has exhibited since 1952 and has been a finalist in the Art Gallery of New South Wales Archibald Prize in 1959, 1960 and 1966.
We have records of art auction sales by Donald Cameron from 1976 and in total 90 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 56 (62%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,750 for Market in Paris sold by Leonard Joel in April 1989. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Donald Cameron are held by the National Portrait Gallery and 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…
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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