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Past Sales

The Water Carriers
Man on Beach
Day of the Dingo, 1788

Sales by Medium

Sold 15 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Max Gosewinckel

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Davidson Auctions
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Leonard Joel
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Born in Melbourne in 1921, Max Gosewinckel studied at the National Gallery Art School under Charles Wheeler, and after a period of war service undertook further study at Prahran Technical College and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, and then began a career in advertising. At the age of 50 he began to paint full-time, holding his first solo exhibition in Brisbane in 1974, with subsequent exhibitions in Sydney and Melbourne.

The total number of works by Max Gosewinckel offered for sale by auction since 1982 is 42, of which 15 (36%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,180 for 'Sydney Cove, Months of 1788.' (12) sold by Davidson Auctions in June 2013. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023.

Max Gosewinckel 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 259

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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