Born in London in 1953 Irene Barberis holds a PhD from Victoria University, Melbourne. As a painter, drawer, installation and new media artist, she has held over forty solo exhibitions in Australia and abroad.
The earliest auction listing we have for Irene Barberis is in 1987 and in total 19 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 7 (37%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,840 for [No title given] sold by Sotheby's in March 2004. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2015. Works by Irene Barberis are held by the Monash University Museum of Art, Geelong Gallery and a further two major public national galleries (see list below).
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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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