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O
#438 ~ O
Lot #438

Artist: Peter X. O'Brien ~ American

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

#81.2 ~ Odjig - Transformation
Lot #81.2

Artist: Daphne Odjig ~ Canadian RCA

Reference: see Daphne Odjig - A Retrospective 1946-1985 by E.McLuhan, Thunder Bay National Exhibition Centre, 1985; Four Decades of Prints, by M.Wood, Kamloops Art Gallery, 2005; Daphne Odjig, by B.Devine, NGC, 2007; included in Time for Dialogue, by J.Cardinal-Schubert, pg.18, Calgary Aboriginal Awareness Society, 1992; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1419 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.58, 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

#82 ~ Onley - Blue Hills, New Zealand
#83 ~ Onley - Untitled - Ships in Harbour
Lot #82, Lot #83

Artist: Norman Antonio [Toni] Onley ~ Canadian BCSA, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see Toni Onley: A Retrospective Exhibition, by T.Lindberg, V.A.G., 1978; Toni Onley: A Silent Thunder, by R.Boulet, Prentice Hall, 1981; Onley's Arctic, by T.Onley, Douglas and McIntyre, 1989; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1435; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.62, Westbridge Pub., 2001; 1975-76 The Canadian Canvas, by Time Canada Ltd., 1975; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.311 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.290; 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

#84 ~ Ough - Untitled - Grizzly Bear and the Three Sisters
Lot #84

Artist: Page Ough ~ 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

#318 ~ Owen - Returning from Market
Lot #318

Artist: William Owen ~ British RA

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

P
#439 ~ Parker - Two Aspens
#440 ~ Parker - West of Calgary
Lot #439, Lot #440

Artist: William [Bill] James Parker ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: biographies in Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.41, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.69, 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

#85 ~ Patterson - Quiet Valley
#86 ~ Patterson - Valley Ranch
#86.1 ~ Patterson - Fall Colours
Lot #85, Lot #86, Lot #86.1

Artist: Neil Patterson ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.71, Westbridge Pub., 2001; recently elected a member of the Oil Painters of America; 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

#220 ~ Petley-Jones - Red Square
#221 ~ Petley-Jones - Angular Colour
Lot #220, Lot #221

Artist: Matt Petley-Jones ~ Canadian

Reference: represented by Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Front Gallery, Edmonton, Canadian Fine Arts, Toronto and Sopa Fine Arts, Kelowna; see petleyjones.com for biography and other examples of his work

#87 ~ Phillips - Mount Rundle  #71/100
#88 ~ Phillips - The Waterfront, Alert Bay, British Columbia  #232/250
#89 ~ Phillips - Rime
Lot #87, Lot #88, Lot #89

Artist: Walter Joseph Phillips ~ Canadian ASA, CPE, CSPWC, MSA, RCA

Reference: see Walter J. Phillips, by D.Scott [Scott#], Ryerson Press, 1947; Walter J. Phillips, A Selection of His Works and Thoughts, by M.Gribbon, N.G.C., 1978; The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Works of Walter J. Phillips, by R.Boulet [MBL#], Loates Publishing, 1981; Phillips in Print, ed. M.Tippett, Manitoba Records Soc., 1982; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.247; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.365; website can be found at www.sharecom.ca/phillips/

#90 ~ Plante - Un Reve D
#91 ~ Plante - Un Dessin D
Lot #90, Lot #91

Artist: Daniel Plante ~ 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

#441 ~ Poirier - Sous le Vent du Large
Lot #441

Artist: Jacques Poirier ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.892, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.456, Magazin'Art, 1998; see also Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.86, Westbridge Pub., 2001

R
#92 ~ Raftery - Interception at Sea
#93 ~ Raftery - Dawn on a Lee Shore
#94 ~ Raftery - Moonlight off Cebu
Lot #92, Lot #93, Lot #94

Artist: Ted Raftery ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.94, 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; exhibited at Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary

#319 ~ Reid - Untitled - Off to Market
Lot #319

Artist: James Reid ~ American

Reference: see the artist's website jamesreidartist.com

#442 ~ Reimer - Cowichan Bay Boat Houses
Lot #442

Artist: Christine Reimer ~ 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

#222 ~ Richards - Abstract
#223 ~ Richards - Stencil Fragments
#224 ~ Richards - Untitled - Spring Comes to the Wetlands
Lot #222, Lot #223, Lot #224

Artist: Edith Jean Richards ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: check out retrospective on the artist at Collector's Gallery, Calgary http://www.collectorsgalleryofart.com/dynamic/exhibit_artist.asp?ExhibitID=139; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2083; 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

#320 ~ Ricks - Field in the High Country
Lot #320

Artist: Marty Ricks ~ American

Reference: represented by Atherton Fine Art, California, Jack Meier Gallery, Texas, Reflection Gallery, New Mexico, Southwest Gallery, Texas and Thomas Kearns McCarthey Gallery, Utah; see the artist's website at martyricks.com for biography and other examples of his work

#321 ~ Roberts - Untitled - Frontier Town
Lot #321

Artist: Gary Lynn Roberts ~ American

Reference: this Montana artist has a web site at http://garylynnroberts.com/index.html

#443 ~ Rogy - Untitled - View of Ostend
Lot #443

Artist: Georges Rogy ~ Belgium

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

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