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Past Sales

Treescape Uwa, 1994
Towards the Duomo
Lilies, 1990

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Works on Paper
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Where to buy or sell art works by Madeleine Clear

Auction Houses

McKenzies Auctioneers
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GFL Fine Art
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Born in USA in 1945, Madeline Clear arrived in Australia in 1956. She studied at the Perth Technical College from 1963 - 1966 and was awarded a Diploma in Graphic Design. From 1975 to 1991 she lectured in art at the TAFE. is a landscape painter whose series of paintings of South Australian wine growing areas were well recieved. She has held more than 20 solo exhibitions Perth, Adelaide and Sydney since 1981.

The earliest auction listing we have for Madeleine Clear is in 1994 and in total 17 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 9 (53%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $1,980 for Ship Shape Fremantle sold by GFL Fine Art in November 2004. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Madeleine Clear are held by the Art Gallery of Western Australia.

Madeleine Clear 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 326
  • Germaine, Max. Artists and Galleries of Australia, Volumes 1 & 2, Third Edition. Craftsman Press, Sydney, 1990. Page 123
  • Germaine, Max. A Dictionary of Women Artists of Australia. Craftsman House, Sydney, 1991. Page 80
  • 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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