Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Doves Grey
Fisherman of the North
A Beautiful Movement

Sales by Medium

Sold 2 works for
Works on Paper
Sold 4 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Harry Rountree

Auction Houses

Dunbar Sloane
Sold 2 works for
International Art Centre
Sold 3 works for
Sold 1 works for

Born in Auckland in 1878, Harry Rountree studied with J Steele and Kennett Watkins. He went to London in 1901 where he apparently spent the rest of his life. President of the London Sketch Club, he contributed to the magazines 'Punch' and 'The Sketch' and became a well known illustrator of travel books and children's books, such as 'Alice in Wonderland'.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Harry Rountree from 1994 and in total 7 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 6 (86%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $7,984 for Fisherman of the North sold by Dunbar Sloane in November 2001. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2011. Works by Harry Rountree are held by the Auckland Art Gallery and Christchurch Art Gallery.

Harry Rountree is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • The Find New Zealand Artists web site: a database of artist names that directs researchers to the rich resources found in New Zealand's libraries, art society exhibition histories and published sources.

The Australian Art Sales Digest is a database of over 610,000 works by more than 12,000 artists who are listed as having either lived or worked in Australia or New Zealand, and an additional 36,000 foreign and other artists, offered for sale by auction in Australia and New Zealand from the early 1970s to the present day.

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