Christine Johnson Oil 1987

Original framed oil on paper by Melbourne artist Christine Johnson, one time partner of Howard Arkley who encouraged her to begin exhibiting her work. A piece of Melbourne art history.

One owner. Purchased from Australian Galleries, Collingwood. In excellent condition.

Design Consigned Stylist: The honey-coloured timber with glass frame suits contemporary interiors and white walls.

DC Collector: Christine attended Sacre Coer girls school in Melbourne and went on to study and teach art. At an art class, she met, and later married, iconic Australian artist Howard Arkley. This painting was done during a collaborative period with Arkley which also included ‘ Suburban Landscape 1987’   in which you can see Christine’s brushstrokes. A valuable piece of Melbourne’s art history and a real conversation starter.

*original dated exhibition list from Australian Galleries available to purchasor.



  • Dimensions: H 100cm W 80cm
  • Condition: 4/5


  • Christine Johnson