Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Mamu (Spooky Spirits), 2004
Mamu Tjuta / Lots of Spooky Spirits!, 2005

Sales by Medium

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Prints & Graphics
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Works on Paper
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Where to buy or sell art works by Nura Rupert

Auction Houses

Deutscher and Hackett
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Gibson's Auctioneers & Valuers
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Leonard Joel
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Australian Aboriginal artist Nura Rupert was born circa 1920 and works in various media including acrylic, prints or multiples and watercolour.

The earliest auction listing we have for Nura Rupert is in 2010 and in total 7 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 5 (71%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,600 for Mamu Tjuta / Lots of Spooky Spirits! sold by Deutscher and Hackett in March 2014. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023. Works by Nura Rupert are held by the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria and a further two major public national galleries (see list below).

Nura Rupert is listed in the following standard biographical references:

  • 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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