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#401 ~ Achtimichuk - Untitled - Bull Moose in Autumn
Lot #401

Artist: Milton Achtimichuk ~ Canadian

Reference: this Saskatchewan artist has exhibited at the Calgary Stampede Art Auction!

#402 ~ Acs - Cattails Near a Slough [Alta.]
Lot #402

Artist: Joseph [Joe] Ferenc Acs ~ Canadian

Reference: see Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.44 for another example of the artist's work in the collection of the A.F.A.; Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald, pg.239 addendum; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.1, Westbridge Pub., 2003; see Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.1, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 1, pg. 57, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website

#201 ~ Aldin - Venus
#202 ~ Aldin - Untitled - The Orchestra Pit
Lot #201, Lot #202

Artist: Fahri Aldin ~ Canadian

Reference: represented by Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver; see artist's website at www.fahrialdin.com for biography and other examples of his work

#1 ~ Alexander - Riverbank Series #2
#2 ~ Alexander - Creek Area - Emerald
Lot #1, Lot #2

Artist: David T. Alexander ~ Canadian

Reference: see David Alexander - Expanding the Tradition, by G.Arnold, Mendel Art Gallery, 1985; David Alexander, Continental Drift, by D.Ring, Mendel Art Gallery, 1995; The Mendel Art Gallery - Twenty Five Years of Collection, by M.Teitelbaum, pg.61, Mendel Art Gallery; The Flat Side of the Landscape - The Emma Lake Artists' Workshop, by J.O'Brian, pg.90, Mendel Art Gallery; biography in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.2, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Art Collection of McMaster University, by K.Ness, pg.184; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 1, pg. 201, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#403 ~ Ananny - Passage du Gaspesie
#404 ~ Ananny - Untitled - Boiling the Sap
Lot #403, Lot #404

Artist: Terry Ananny ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and other examples in Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, pg.196, by Editart International, 1998; article in Magazin Art, 11 annee No.2, 1998/99, pg.99; painting reproduced on a 1998 UNICEF Christmas cards

#3 ~ Andrews - Days End  #2/60
Lot #3

Artist: Sybil Andrews ~ Canadian CPE

Reference: see Sybil Andrews, Colour Linocuts, by P.White, Glenbow Museum, 1982; Linocuts of the Machine Age, by S.Coppel, Scolar Press, 1995; see Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.5; Dict. of British Artists 1880-1940, by J.Johnson, pg.27; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.26, Garland Pub., 1995 for biographies; The Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers and Engravers in Retrospect, by A.Oko, pg.73, Art Gallery of Hamilton, 1981

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#4 ~ Bedard - Le Calme de L
Lot #4

Artist: Pierre Bedard ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Magazin Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, pg.215, pub. Editart International; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website; represented by Webster Galleries, Calgary, Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina and others

#5 ~ Bird - Fog Below the Three Sisters
Lot #5

Artist: Cameron Bird ~ Canadian

Reference: see artist website cameronbirdstudio.com; also represented by Artym Gallery in Invermere BC and Stephen Lowe Gallery in Calgary

#6 ~ Blackwood - Folded Studies: Bonfire Night on Greenspond Island  #36/75
Lot #6

Artist: David Lloyd Blackwood ~ Canadian CPE, CSPWC, OSA, RCA

Reference: see David Blackwood Prints 1962-1984, by P.Grattan, Art Gallery of the Memorial University of Newfoundland; The Art of David Blackwood, by W.Gough, McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1988; David Blackwood Master Printmaker, by W.Gough, Douglas and McIntyre, 2001; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.96; exhibited at Gallery One, Toronto, Heffel Gallery, Vancouver and New Zones Gallery, Calgary; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.38

#7 ~ Bobak - Anemones [2]
Lot #7

Artist: Molly Lamb Bobak ~ Canadian RCA

Reference: see Double Duty, Sketches and Diaries of Molly Lamb Bobak, by C.Gossage, Canadian War Museum, 1992; Molly Lamb Bobak - a Retrospective, by C.Richmond, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1993 for other examples and biography; and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.102; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.36; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.35; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.76, Garland Pub., 1995; biographies in MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.55 and Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.36; see website at www.bobakart.com

#8 ~ Bott - Mount Andromeda - Ice Fields
#9 ~ Bott - Mountain Flair
Lot #8, Lot #9

Artist: Nicholas J. Bott ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.38, Westbridge Pub., 1999; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website; represented by Madrona Gallery, Victoria

#301 ~ Bouter - Untitled - Rocking the Cradle
Lot #301

Artist: Attributed to Cornelius Wouter Bouter ~ Dutch

Reference: included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

#405 ~ Brandel - January Alder
Lot #405

Artist: Merv Brandel ~ Canadian

Reference: listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website; represented by Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary and Adele Campbell Fine Art Gallery, Whistler; for other examples and biographies see www.gainsboroughgalleries.com and www.adelecampbell.com

#10 ~ Brown - Nasturtium
Lot #10

Artist: Annora Brown ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: see Sketches from Life, by Annora Brown, Hurtig Pub., 1981 about growing up in Fort Macleod and Old Man's Garden, by Annora Brown, Gray Pub. 1954; taught at the Banff Centre in 1949; included in Painting in Alberta - An Historical Survey, by K.Wilkin, E.A.G., 1980 and The Alberta Society of Artists - Sixty Years, by M.Joslin, E.A.G. 1991; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.76; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.48, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.46 and R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.50

#203 ~ Bruce - Open Toe
#204 ~ Bruce - Laced
Lot #203, Lot #204

Artist: Kim Bruce ~ Canadian

Reference: the artist is represented by Frederick Holmes and Company in Seattle, Washington, see http://www.frederickholmesandcompany.com/ for more info; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website

#302 ~ Buckley - June in Borrowdale Cumberland
Lot #302

Artist: Charles Frederick Buckley ~ British

Reference: biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 2, pg. 194

#11 ~ Burrow - Skater
#12 ~ Burrow - Whistler Village Stroll
#13 ~ Burrow - They Came Before Us
Lot #11, Lot #12, Lot #13

Artist: John H. Burrow ~ American/Canadian

Reference: the artist now lives in the interior of British Columbia and exhibits widely in Canada as well as the United States; see the artist's website at www.johnhburrow.com/ for biography and other examples of his work

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