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Past Sales

(Surreal Procession)
Night Boat
Freeway One 1987

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Prints & Graphics
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Works on Paper
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Where to buy or sell art works by Dale Richards

Auction Houses

Mossgreen Auctions
Sold 2 works for
Leonard Joel
Sold 1 works for
Gowans Auctions
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Born in Devonport, Tasmania in 1951, Dale Richards has exhibited widely throughout the state since his firt solo show in 1970. He was awarded the Owen Tooth Memorial residency and travel grant to France in 1974. In 1982 he again visited Europe where he worked and travelled then returned to Sydney where he lived until he early 1990s when he returned to Tasmania. He work is represented in several provincial collections.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Dale Richards from 1998 and in total 20 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 9 (45%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,416 for Men Fighting sold by Mossgreen Auctions in October 2015. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023.

Dale Richards is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 574
  • 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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