Alberto de Castro

Canadian (1952 - 1995)

Alberto de Castro was a Canadian painter.
Based on records, Alberto de Castro's estimated art value is C$5,000 (*)

Alberto de Castro's work could be available for sale at public auction with prices in the range of C$1,000 - C$25,000, or even much higher.

From records, the highest price paid at auction for an acrylic painting work attributed to Alberto de Castro (1952-1995) was C$12,000 - paid for "Northern Lights" at Cowley Abbott in Toronto on Tue, Apr 27, 2021. has 50 auction art sale records for their acrylic painting results, with prices in the range of C$1,000 to C$25,000.

Saskatchewan NAC Auction House Biography and Notes

Alberto de Castro was born in 1952 in Angola, to Portuguese parents, and studied art in Spain before immigrating to Canada in 1969. He first lived first in Montreal, then Toronto, and found much artistic inspiration in Portuguese and Canadian family traditions and Canadian winter scenes. De Castro was commissioned to paint a mural for the Portuguese Pavilion at the 1976 Montreal Olympics. His work was widely exhibited in Ontario and Quebec, and can be found in the permanent collections of the Ontario Legislature, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, and the Portuguese Consulate in Toronto. Alberto de Castro died in 1995 at the age of forty-two from AIDS related causes.

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