Works in the database
36
Works with images
24
Works with multiple sales
5

Past Sales

Australian landscape
The Verdant Spring, Sofala, 1930
Cattle Trimmed Trees, c.1959

Sales by Medium

Works on Paper
Sold 23 works for
$4,147
Paintings
Sold 2 works for
$179

Where to buy or sell art works by Duncan Alexander Macarthur Goldfinch

Auction Houses

Davidson Auctions
Sold 15 works for
$2,861
Leonard Joel
Sold 5 works for
$480
Lawsons
Sold 1 works for
$430

Born in New South Wales in 1888, Duncan Goldfinch was a self taught landscape painter working in the 1940s-60s. He studied painting throughout Europe, and produced several watercolours of the English & French countryside. In Australia, he travelled deep into Central Australia, where he painted Aboriginal landmarks such as Uluru and The OIgas. He exhibited at the Royal South Australian Society of Arts where he was to become President.

We have records of art auction sales by Duncan Goldfinch from 1976 and in total 36 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 25 (69%) were sold. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2023.

Duncan Alexander Macarthur Goldfinch 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 468

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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