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Past Sales

In Auckland Harbour
Washing Day
Near Kelmscott West Australia, 1953

Sales by Medium

Works on Paper
Sold 6 works for
Sold 3 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Robert Thompson

Auction Houses

McKenzies Auctioneers
Sold 4 works for
Sold 3 works for
GFL Fine Art
Sold 1 works for

Australian artist Robert Thompson was born in 1910 and is a watercolour artist and also works in oils and acrylics. Robert Thompson died in 1970.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Robert Thompson from 1991 and in total 13 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 9 (69%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,640 for Dredge, William Street, Circa, Late 40's sold by McKenzies Auctioneers in June 2002. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022. Works by Robert Thompson are held by the Museum Of New Zealand.

Robert Thompson 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.
  • 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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