Works in the database
Works with images
Works with multiple sales

Past Sales

Smoko in Hardware Street, 1947
Self Portrait, 1948
Portrait of A Woman News Vendor, 1947

Sales by Medium

Sold 6 works for
Prints & Graphics
Sold 2 works for
Works on Paper
Sold 2 works for

Where to buy or sell art works by Peter Graham

Auction Houses

Deutscher and Hackett
Sold 2 works for
Leonard Joel
Sold 3 works for
Sold 1 works for

Born in Melbourne in 1925, Peter Graham studied at Melbourne Technical College and in England. A painter and printmaker he was a member of the committee who set up the Victorian Printmakers Group.

The earliest auction listing we have for Peter Graham is in 1984 and in total 17 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 10 (59%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $4,664 for Smoko in Hardware Street sold by Deutscher and Hackett in February 2024. This year 3 works have been offered for sale. Works by Peter Graham are held by the Art Gallery of Western Australia, Monash University Museum of Art and a further five major public national galleries (see list below).

Peter Graham 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 474
  • 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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