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#10 ~ Charlesworth - Late Summer Blues
#11 ~ Charlesworth - Little Falls Near Golden
#12 ~ Charlesworth - Winter Light [Que.]
#13 ~ Charlesworth - Near Rock Creek
Lot #10, Lot #11, Lot #12, Lot #13

Artist: Rod Charlesworth ~ [b.1955] Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.63, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see also Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.254, Magazin'Art, 1998 and Artists of the Okanagan, by J.Davis, pg.73, Okanagan Mainline Seniors Writers, 1988; chosen for the Artist of the Year, 2005 by Trout Unlimited Canada, Calgary; exhibited at Wallace Galleries, Alicat Gallery, Harrison Galleries, Agnes Bugera Gallery, and Canada House; 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

#204 ~ Christopher - Desert Road #1
Lot #204

Artist: Ken Christopher ~ [b.1942] Canadian

Reference: see A Measure of Success: Graduates of the A.C.A. 1963-1984, by V.Greenfield, pg.68 and Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.24 for biography and other examples; see Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.10, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.45, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.66; represented by Virginia Christopher Gallery, Calgary

#412 ~ Coburn - Untitled - Forest Clearing in Winter
Lot #412

Artist: Frederick Simpson Coburn ~ [1871-1960] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Frederick Simpson Coburn, by Gerald Stevens, Ryerson Press, 1958; Beyond The Landscape, by E.Coburn, Firefly Books, 1997; other examples and biography in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.195 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.74; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.76; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.134 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.68; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 20, pg. 38, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#14 ~ Colville - Black Cat  #8/70
#14.1 ~ Colville - Artist and Blue Jay  #66/70
#15 ~ Colville - Bridge and Raven  #56/70
Lot #14, Lot #14.1, Lot #15

Artist: David Alexander Colville ~ [1920-2013] Canadian RCA

Reference: see The Art of Alex Colville, by H.Dow, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1972; Alex Colville, Diary of a War Artist, by C.Lean & G.Metson, Nimbus Pub., 1981; Colville, by D.Burnett, A.G.O., 1983; Alex Colville - Paintings, Prints and Processes 1983-1994, by P.Fry, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Ordinary Magic, a Biographical Sketch of Alex Colville, by James R.C. Perkin, Lancelot Press, 1995; Six East Coast Painters, by C. Comfort, National Gallery, 1961; biography and other example in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.201

#306 ~ Corbould - Highland Cattle
#307 ~ Corbould - In the Highlands
Lot #306, Lot #307

Artist: Aster Richard Chilton Corbould ~ [1811-1882] British

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

#413 ~ Cowin - Madison Meadow [Western Trout Series]  #69/75 [Unique]
#414 ~ Cowin - Spawning Run  #A/P
#415 ~ Cowin - Rainbow  #124/125
#416 ~ Cowin - Wild Rose Rainbow [Western Trout Series]  #3/15 [Unique]
Lot #413, Lot #414, Lot #415, Lot #416

Artist: Jack Lee Cowin ~ [1947-2014] Canadian

Reference: see Country Pleasures, The Angling Art of Jack Cowin, by A.Oko, Fifth House, 1984 and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.222; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.55, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibited at Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina and Masters Gallery, Calgary

#417 ~ Cowley - Untitled - East of Osler
#418 ~ Cowley - Untitled - Gooseberry Bush in Green
#419 ~ Cowley - Untitled - Valley in Spring
Lot #417, Lot #418, Lot #419

Artist: Reta Madeline Cowley ~ [1910-2004] Canadian CSPWC

Reference: see Reta Summers Cowley, by T.Fenton, Mendel Art Gallery, 2006; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Women, by M.Newman, pg.29; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.150; Saskatchewan: Art and Artists, by N.Dillow, pg.28, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1971; Watercolour Painting in Saskatchewan 1905-1980, by Robert D. Christie, Mendel Art Gallery, 1981; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 1999; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.138, Garland Pub., 1995; represented by art placement, Saskatoon

#420 ~ Cox - Study for Sarah
Lot #420

Artist: Patrick Douglass Cox ~ [b.1953] Canadian

Reference: Looking West, a Ten Year Retrospective of Patrick Cox's Work, was held at the Glenbow Museum, Calgary in 1994; The High Realism of Patrick Douglass Cox, by C.Jackson, Masters Gallery, 2002; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.76, Westbridge Pub., 1999

#16 ~ Coyne - Creek in Maine
Lot #16

Artist: Michael Coyne ~ [b.1950] 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

#421 ~ Crerar - Moraine Lake
#422 ~ Crerar - Becher Bay, Sooke B.C.
#423 ~ Crerar - Jacaranda Trees on Margalla Hills, Pakistan
Lot #421, Lot #422, Lot #423

Artist: Mary Lou Crerar ~ [ 1928-2014] 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

#424 ~ Cresswell - Untitled - Ship Off a Stormy Coast
Lot #424

Artist: William Nicoll Cresswell ~ [1822-1888] Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.229 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.89 as well as E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.78 for biographies; also see Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 77, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.86 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.86

#17 ~ Crockford - The Kananaskis Valley, Seebe, Alta.
#18 ~ Crockford - Breakup on the Sheep River Nr. Black Diamond, Alberta
#19 ~ Crockford - First Snow Lake Louise, Alberta
Lot #17, Lot #18, Lot #19

Artist: Duncan Mackinnon Crockford

#20 ~ Cross - Untitled - Owl in the Sunlit Woods
Lot #20

Artist: Joseph Cross ~ [b.1949] Canadian

Reference: the artist was born in Saskatchewan but has lived in Cranbrook since 1974; exhibits at Collector's Gallery, Calgary and Tutt Street Gallery, Kelowna; 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

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#21 ~ Davies - Butchart #3 [Gardens in Fall]
Lot #21

Artist: James [Jim] Davies ~ [b.1950] Canadian ASA

Reference: see Jim Davies / States of Being, by L.Wylie, S.A.A.G., 1985; the artist resides in Banff; 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

#205 ~ de Boer - Untitled - Knights Armour Tie  #1/3
Lot #205

Artist: Jeff de Boer ~ [b.1963] Canadian ASA

Reference: see artist's website www.jeffdeboer.com; represented by Wallace Galleries, Calgary among others; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network

#22 ~ de Grandmaison - Summer Sunset, Foothills Sunset, Alta.
#23 ~ de Grandmaison - March Cloud
Lot #22, Lot #23

Artist: Orestes [Rick] de Grandmaison ~ [1932-1985] Canadian

Reference: see Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.122; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.20, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.306 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 60, pg. 292, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#425 ~ de Grandmaison - Untitled - Mrs. Heseltine
Lot #425

Artist: Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ [1892-1978] Canadian ASA, MSA, RCA

Reference: see History in Their Blood; Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison, by H.Dempsey, Douglas and McIntyre, 1982 for many other examples; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.305 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.155

#24 ~ De Groot - Native Elder
#25 ~ De Groot - The Supreme Court Bench
Lot #24, Lot #25

Artist: Henri De Groot ~ Canadian

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#426 ~ Dean - Salt Spring Landscape
Lot #426

Artist: Diana Dean ~ [b.1942] 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

#308 ~ Deel - Untitled - Portrait of a Skilled Trapper
Lot #308

Artist: Guy Deel ~

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#427 ~ DeRyan - West Slope Cutthroat, Fish Rubbing  #1/1
Lot #427

Artist: Mya DeRyan ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: see artist website www.thefishrubber.com

#428 ~ Desrosiers - Devant la Fenetre
Lot #428

Artist: Jean-Guy Desrosiers ~ [b.1934] Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.417, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.295, Magazin'Art, 1998; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.91, Westbridge Pub., 1999

#429 ~ Diaz - Untitled - European Street Scene
Lot #429

Artist: G. Diaz ~

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#25.1 ~ Douglas - Female Figure  #1/6
Lot #25.1

Artist: Cameron Douglas ~ [b.1957] Canadian

Reference: represented by Masters Gallery, Calgary; 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

#26 ~ Duma - Sunset
#27 ~ Duma - Farm Buildings
#28 ~ Duma - Church in Cuernavaca
Lot #26, Lot #27, Lot #28

Artist: William [Bill] Duma ~ [b.1936] Canadian ASA, RCA

Reference: see Founders of the A.C.A. by L.Greenfield, pg.79 for biography and another example of the artist's work; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.12, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.90, UofC Press; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.98, Westbridge Pub., 1999; chosen for the Artist of the Year, 2002 by Trout Unlimited Canada, Calgary

#430 ~ Dunning - Untitled - Ukrainian House Near Vegreville
Lot #430

Artist: Zoe Mary H. Dunning ~ [1877-1962] Canadian ASA

Reference: artist studied under W.J.Phillips and A.C. Leighton; artist's work included in the first A.S.A. show in 1931, see Spaces & Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.12

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#206 ~ Enns - Dewey
#207 ~ Enns - Biscuit and Chico in Motion, Kamcatka
Lot #206, Lot #207

Artist: Maureen Enns ~ [b.1949] Canadian ASA

Reference: see Beauty Pageant - Paintings by Maureen Enns, by E.Brown, Peter Whyte Museum, 1984; Maureen Enns: Back of Beyond, by D.McAlear, Nickle Arts Museum, 1988; Enns, Evans and Ulrich, Walter J. Phillips Gallery/SAAG, 1977; as well as Alberta Art, Works from the A.A.F., by L.Schmidt and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.105, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.117; represented by Masters Gallery, Calgary

#431 ~ Ewart - Riding into Barkerville
Lot #431

Artist: Peter Maxwell Ewart ~ [1918-2001] Canadian

Reference: see Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.13, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977 and Calgary Corporations Collect Realism, by N.Gibson Consultants, 1982; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.107; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg.119 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.110; 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

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