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Past Sales

Women's Ceremony, 2005
Ceremonial Body Paint
Body Paint 2017

Sales by Medium

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Where to buy or sell art works by Margaret Price Petyarre

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
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Theodore Bruce Auctioneers & Valuers
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Australian Aboriginal artist Margaret Price Petyarre was born circa 1945 and primarily works in acrylics and also is a creator of tribal artefacts.

In our database, 24 works by Margaret Price Petyarre are listed as being offered for sale, the earliest in 2000, of which 9 (38%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,840 for Bush Medicine sold by Leonard Joel in June 2016. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Margaret Price Petyarre are held by the Art Gallery of South Australia, Queensland Art Gallery and a further two major public national galleries (see list below).

Margaret Price Petyarre is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • Germaine, Max. A Dictionary of Women Artists of Australia. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1991. Page 360
  • Australian Prints + Printmaking, a database listing printmaking artists from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific region based on the print collection of the National Gallery of Australia.

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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