Australian Aboriginal artist Melba Gunjarrwanga was born in 1959 and mainly known as a creator of tribal artefacts and also works in oils and acrylics.
The earliest auction listing we have for Melba Gunjarrwanga is in 2005 and in total 5 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 5 (100%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $4,295 for Mimih Spirit sold by Deutscher and Hackett in June 2023. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Melba Gunjarrwanga are held by the National Gallery of Victoria and Art Gallery of South Australia.
Melba Gunjarrwanga is not listed in any of the standard biographical references listed on our references page.
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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