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#73 ~ MacDonald - Saint Mary
Lot #73

Artist: John A. MacDonald

#217 ~ Mann - Untitled - Blue Swoosh
Lot #217

Artist: Phillip Mann ~ 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; see article and biography from Edmonton Art Gallery, Alberta: October 1986: https://jkingstudio.files.wordpress.com/2014/03/bingham-1986.pdf

#74 ~ Martin - Untitled - Pastoral Pathway
#75 ~ Martin - Two Trees
Lot #74, Lot #75

Artist: Thomas Mower Martin ~ Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see The Father of Canadian Art, Thomas Mower Martin, by T.Graeme, T and T Enertprises, Sidney, 2009; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.208; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.299; R.O.M. Canadian Watercolours, by M.Allodi; biographies in E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.217; MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1113 and Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.16, Westbridge Pub.; founding member of the O.S.A. and charter member of the R.C.A.; see also Canadian Landscape Painters, by A.Robson, pg.42, Ryerson Press, 1932 and Canadian Art: Its Origin and Development, by W.Colgate, pg.24; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.271 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.255

#76 ~ Masson - Summer Gatineau
Lot #76

Artist: Henri Leopold Masson ~ Canadian CGP, CSGA, CSPWC, FCA, OSA, RCA

Reference: see Remembering Henri Masson, 50 Years of Painting, by R.Babinska, Galerie d'Art Vincent, Ottawa, 2001; Henri Masson, La Vision d'un Peintre, by C.Bouchard, Les Editions Lecha, 1979; Henri Masson, by M.Gingras, Collection Signatures, 1981; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.209; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.299; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1141 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.17, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.275 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.257

#433 ~ Matisse - Untitled - Floral Still Life  #8/42
Lot #433

Artist: Henri Matisse ~ French

Reference: see Henri-Matisse, by R.Fry, French & European Publications Incorporated, 1935; The Cut-Outs Of Henri Matisse, J.Elderfield, George Braziller, 1978; Henri Matisse: Catalogue Raisonne de L'Oeuvre Grave, by M.Duthuit, pub. Duthuit, 1983; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 7, pg. 259

#434 ~ Max - Untitled - Vase of Flowers on Pink
Lot #434

Artist: Peter Max ~ German/American

Reference: listed on www.artprice.com; included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

#218 ~ McKay - Untitled - Brown Mandala on Black
Lot #218

Artist: Arthur Fortescue McKay ~ Canadian

Reference: see Arthur F. McKay: A Critical Retrospective by the Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1997; Five Painters from Regina, by the N.G.C., 1961; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.4, by C.MacDonald, pg.1030; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.167, Fifth House Pub., 1994 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.25, Westbridge Pub., 2001

#434.1 ~ McNaught - Porcupine River Meadows
Lot #434.1

Artist: Euphemia McNaught ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Spaces and Places: Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.128; Painting in Alberta, A Historical Survey, by K.Wilkin, E.A.G.; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.247; the artist lived in Beaverlodge, Alberta

#77 ~ Mitchell - Winter Walk, Hillhurst
#78 ~ Mitchell - Untitled - Walking Home After School
#79 ~ Mitchell - Untitled - Meal Time
Lot #77, Lot #78, Lot #79

Artist: Janet Mitchell ~ Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see Janet Mitchell, Life and Art, by P.Armstrong, Hyperion Press, 1990 and Janet Mitchell, a Retrospective Exhibition, by A.Oko, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1977; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.219; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1240; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.37, Westbridge Pub., 2001; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.384, Garland Pub., 1995; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.23, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; 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

#435 ~ Moffat - Bowling Lemons
Lot #435

Artist: Catherine Moffat ~ Canadian

Reference: represented by The Avenue Gallery, Oak Bay, and The Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, British Columbia; see artist's website at www.catherinemoffat.com for biography and other examples of her work

#80 ~ Mol - Untitled - After the Bath  #6/10
Lot #80

Artist: Leo Mol ~ Canadian RCA, MSA, SSC

Reference: biography and another example in A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.312; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1255; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.39; Manitoba Society of Artists by J.Stoppler, pg.351, the Manitoba Society of Artists, 2003; exhibition list in R.C.A.A. pg.289 and M.M.F.A., pg.269, by E.McMann; 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

#436 ~ Muir - Gull
Lot #436

Artist: Bruce Muir ~ Canadian

Reference: Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg. 47, Westbridge Pub., 2001; 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 Mark Penny Gallery, Ucluelet, B.C.

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#81 ~ Nagy - Vase of Flowers at the Specks #1
Lot #81

Artist: Gabor L. Nagy ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.50, Westbridge Pub., 2001; listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.835, 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

#437 ~ Nicoll - Untitled - View of Our Ranch
Lot #437

Artist: Marion Florence Nicoll ~ Canadian ASA, RCA

Reference: see Marion Nicoll, A Retrospective 1959-1979, by E.A.G., 1975; Marion Nicoll R.C.A., by B.Joyner, Masters Gallery, 1979; Marion Nicoll, Art and Influences, by C.Jackson, Glenbow Museum, 1986; see Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.94 for biography; see Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.110-112; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1383, Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.54, Westbridge Pub., 2001 and in North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.406-407, Garland Pub., 1995; 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

#219 ~ Norgate - Looking for Themselves
Lot #219

Artist: Sheila Norgate ~ 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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