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Sermon on the mount
Baptism of Christ
St Paul Preaching to the Corinthians

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Where to buy or sell art works by Matilda Lister

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GFL Fine Art
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Aust. Art Auctions
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Leonard Joel
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Born in 1889, Matilda Lister was known for her naive paintings. Many of them were inspired by early pioneering history featuring mining subjects, bushrangers and horsemen in the Hill End area of New South Wales where she lived.

We have records of art auction sales by Matilda Lister from 1972 and in total 13 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 5 (38%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $2,070 for Finding the Holtermann Nuggett Hill End Bathurst sold by GFL Fine Art in November 2015. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022. Works by Matilda Lister are held by the Art Gallery of NSW.

Matilda Lister is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • McCulloch, Alan McCulloch, Susan McCulloch, Emily McCulloch-Childs. The New McCulloch's Encyclopedia of Australian Art. 4th Edition, Aus Art Melbourne & The Miegunyah Press, 2006. Page 621
  • Dictionary of Australian Artists Online, an online resource for biographical data about Australian artists, designers, craftspeople and curators.
  • 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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