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#17 ~ Carr - The Olympian Range, from Esquimalt Road, Victoria, BC
Lot #17

Artist: M. Emily Carr ~ Canadian BCSA, CGP

Reference: see The Book of Small, by E.Carr, Clarke Irwin, 1951; Pause, a Sketch Book, by E.Carr, Clarke Irwin, 1953; Hundreds and Thousands, the Journals of Emily Carr, ed. I.Dilworth, Clarke Irwin, 1966; Emily Carr, by D.Shadbolt, VAG, 1971; Watercolours and Drawings of Emily Carr, by D. Shadbolt, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1977; Emily Carr, a biography, by M.Tippett, Oxford University Press, 1979; The Art of Emily Carr, by D.Shadbolt, Clarke, Irwin, 1979; Emily Carr, by D.Shadbolt, Douglas & McIntyre,1990; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.60 and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.172

#18 ~ Castonguay - Souvenirs from the Beach
Lot #18

Artist: Claudette Castonguay ~ Canadian

Reference: listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.359, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; 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

#19 ~ Champagne - The Antique Store, Rue St. Paul, Quebec City
#20 ~ Champagne - January Evening Near Ripon, Quebec
#21 ~ Champagne - Sunset St. Sixte, Quebec
#22 ~ Champagne - A Snowy, Blowy Evening
Lot #19, Lot #20, Lot #21, Lot #22

Artist: Horace Champagne ~ Canadian PSC

Reference: see Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 addendum and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.62, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.301, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; 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; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 18, pg. 139, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#23 ~ Charlesworth - Mystic and Emerald, Canadian Rockies
#24 ~ Charlesworth - Similkameen Blue
#25 ~ Charlesworth - Autumn [Early Snow] Near Rock Creek
#26 ~ Charlesworth - Village Scene [Que.]
Lot #23, Lot #24, Lot #25, Lot #26

Artist: Rod Charlesworth ~ 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

#27 ~ Coffey - Moon Cabin and Trees
#28 ~ Coffey - Summer Poles and Swimming Sky
Lot #27, Lot #28

Artist: Steve Coffey ~ 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

#29 ~ Collier - The Ragged Robe of Winter
#30 ~ Collier - Cape Spear, Newfoundland
Lot #29, Lot #30

Artist: Alan Caswell Collier ~ Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see Alan Caswell Collier, Of Man and Nature, by Doren Martin, Ottawa Art Gallery, 1998; the RCA presented an exhibition and catalogue of Alan's work An Artist's Journey - Alan Collier, R.C.A. in 1991; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.200 for paintings in the N.G.C.; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.135; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.69, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 20, pg. 298, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#303 ~ Contway - Champion, Calgary Stampede  #7/24
Lot #303

Artist: Jay Contway ~ American

Reference: see artist's website at www.jaycontway.com for biography and other examples of his work

#31 ~ Cowley - Paul
#406 ~ Cowley - Untitled - Summer Fields
Lot #31, Lot #406

Artist: Reta Madeline Cowley ~ 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

#32 ~ Cox - Study for Double Barrel
#33 ~ Cox - Colour Study Sample
#407 ~ Cox - Untitled - Springview Sketch [Gooseman]
#408 ~ Cox - Honeysuckle
Lot #32, Lot #33, Lot #407, Lot #408

Artist: Patrick Douglass Cox ~ 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; represented by Masters Gallery, Calgary

#34 ~ Cranston - Lemon Afternoon Tea
Lot #34

Artist: Toller Cranston ~ Canadian

Reference: listed in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.76, Westbridge Pub., 1999; also 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; artist (former World Champion figure skater) now lives in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; see biography and examples on website at www.tollercranstonofficial.com

#35 ~ Crockford - Ghost River Country
#36 ~ Crockford - Breakup on the Sheep River Nr. Black Diamond, Alberta
#37 ~ Crockford - Untitled - Waves on a Rocky Shore
Lot #35, Lot #36, Lot #37

Artist: Duncan Mackinnon Crockford

#38 ~ Crockford - Untitled - Lake
Lot #38

Artist: Duncan MacKinnon Crockford ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.77, 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; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 22, pg. 380, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#39 ~ Crockford - First Snow Lake Louise, Alberta
Lot #39

Artist: Duncan Mackinnon Crockford

#409 ~ Curley - Slow Stream, Hope BC
Lot #409

Artist: Donald Houston Curley ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 79, Westbridge Pub., 1999;l exhibition list in Nova Scotia Society of Arts 1922-1972 , by M.O'Neil, pg.18, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 1997; Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.113, Magazin'Art, 1998

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#40 ~ de Grandmaison - Untitled - Stoney Indian
Lot #40

Artist: Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ 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

#41 ~ de Grandmaison - Sunset Skies [Alta.]
#42 ~ de Grandmaison - Untitled - Boat Through the Mist
Lot #41, Lot #42

Artist: Orestes [Rick] de Grandmaison ~ 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

#304 ~ de la Fresnaye - Untitled - Male Nude
Lot #304

Artist: Roger de la Fresnaye ~ French

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

#305 ~ De Longpre - Untitled - Bluebells and Dunes
Lot #305

Artist: Attributed to Paul De Longpre ~ American

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

#410 ~ De Melotte - Untitled - Kitchen Still Life
Lot #410

Artist: C. De Melotte ~ French

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#306 ~ Diaz de la Pena - Woman in Fontainbleau Forest [Ramasseuse de Fagos, dans la Foret de Fontainebleau]
Lot #306

Artist: Attributed to Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Pena ~ French

Reference: included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 3, pg. 246; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 27, pg. 128, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#43 ~ Dichmont - Portrait of an Old Man
Lot #43

Artist: James Dichmont ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955 - charter member of the A.S.A., taught at the Banff School of Fine Art from 1946-48; W.J. Phillips mentions James Dichmont as a member of the C.S.P.W.C. in Phillips in Print, pg.81, The Winnipeg Evening Tribute, 1933

#44 ~ Drohan - Mirror Pool
Lot #44

Artist: Walter Drohan ~ Canadian ASA, RCA

Reference: see Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.78, for biography and Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.2, for another example; Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.98; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.12, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.96; exhibited at Wallace Galleries, Calgary

#411 ~ Duma - Bevelled Window
Lot #411

Artist: William [Bill] Duma ~ 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

#412 ~ Dunfield - Hamilton Marsh Autumn
Lot #412

Artist: Allan Dunfield ~ Canadian

Reference: see artist's website www.allandunfield.com; also represented by Artym Gallery in Invermere

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#204.1 ~ Edmonson - Internal Landscapes
#205 ~ Edmonson - Trace XI [11]
Lot #204.1, Lot #205

Artist: Greg Edmonson ~ 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

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