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Past Sales

View from the Verandah 1988
Flora Hill (Bendigo) 1984
Drought - Bush and Bridge (Clunes)

Sales by Medium

Sold 9 works for
Prints & Graphics
Sold 5 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Paul Frances Louis Cavell

Auction Houses

Leonard Joel
Sold 5 works for
Gibson's Auctioneers & Valuers
Sold 1 works for
E. J. Ainger Pty.Ltd.
Sold 1 works for

Born in 1946, Paul Cavell studied architecture and fine art at the University of Melbourne and Illustration and Graphics at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in 1967. A painter, printmaker and illustrator, he has held about 25 solo exhibitions since 1974 in Melbourne and has been artist in residence in several schools. He has won several provincial prizes and is represented in provincial collections. He won the Canberra Times National Art Award in 1980 and the Eltham Community Art Award in 1956.

Our database records art auction sales of works by Paul Cavell from 1990 and in total 22 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 14 (64%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,980 for Iris Still Life, Castlemaine sold by Leonard Joel in July 1998. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2022. Works by Paul Cavell are held by the Ian Potter Museum of Art.

Paul Frances Louis Cavell 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 315
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 112
  • 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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