Annie Gates was born in Sebastapol, Victoria in 1867 to William Gates and Emlyn Flemming. She lived in the Melbourne suburb of Surrey Hills for much of her adult life. Gates was a member of the Society of Women Painters and Sculptors Inc. and is mentioned in "More Than Just Gum Trees" by Juliet Peers, published by Dawn Revival Press in 1993. One of her exhibitions was with Maria Holgate, a student at the National Gallery School between 1886 and 1892, in 1936.
We have records of art auction sales by Annie Gates from 1984 and in total 10 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 6 (60%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,070 for Still Life sold by GFL Fine Art in May 2018. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2019.
Annie Gates 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…
No, ineligible. The artist has been deceased for more than 70 years.
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