Works in the database
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Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Untitled 1989
Two Images from My Mind Buddha Coogee 1986
Sleazen Study, 2001

Sales by Medium

Sold 7 works for
Sold 10 works for
Works on Paper
Sold 4 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Tony Twigg

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 1 works for
Mossgreen Auctions
Sold 4 works for
Leski Auctions Pty. Ltd
Sold 1 works for

Born in 1953, Tony Twigg studied art in Canberra and Sydney. A painter, sculptor, performance artist and film maker, he has exhibited in solo exhibitions since 1975 in Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane. Twigg has worked as a freelance designer and art lecturer in Canberra.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Tony Twigg from 1993 and in total 29 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 21 (72%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,840 for Snake Farm 1999-2001 sold by Leonard Joel in August 2011. This year one work has been offered for sale. Works by Tony Twigg are held by the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria and a further two major public national galleries (see list below).

Tony Twigg 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 972
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 689
  • 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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