Born in England in 1885, Gordon Holdsworth arrived in Western Australia in 1900. He studied at Perth Technical College under James Linton, and became known as a sculptor of ecclesiastical subjects.
The earliest auction listing we have for Gordon Holdsworth is in 1981 and in total 23 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 20 (87%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,415 for VIew of Perth from Mounts Bay Road, C.1930 sold by McKenzies Auctioneers in September 2011. This year 2 works have been offered for sale. Works by Gordon Holdsworth are held by the 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…
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