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#79 ~ O
Lot #79

Artist: Colleen M. O'Brien ~

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#80 ~ Odjig - The Battle of Good and Evil
#80.1 ~ Odjig - Summer
#80.2 ~ Odjig - Medicine Man and the Shaking Tent
Lot #80, Lot #80.1, Lot #80.2

Artist: Daphne Odjig ~ [1919-2016] 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

#480 ~ Olson - Grazing Cow and Four Red Sheds
Lot #480

Artist: Gary Olson ~ [b.1946] Canadian

Reference: biography in Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.39, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; biography and another example in Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.33, U. of A. Press, 1980; Alberta Realists, by N. Townshend, Edmonton Art Gallery, 1974; 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

#215 ~ Onley - Untitled - Explorations in Brown
Lot #215

Artist: Norman Antonio [Toni] Onley ~ [1928-2004] 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

#316 ~ Owen - Returning from Market
Lot #316

Artist: William Owen ~

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#481 ~ Palmer - Untitled - Boats in the Harbour
Lot #481

Artist: Franklin [Frank] Herbert Palmer ~ [1921-1990] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.348; Founders of the A.C.A., by L.Greenfield, pg.96; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1471; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.66, Westbridge Pub., 2001; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.25, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, UofC Press; 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

#81 ~ Parker - Winter
#82 ~ Parker - Pinnacle, Trophy Mountains, Wells Gray
Lot #81, Lot #82

Artist: Randolph T. Parker ~ [b.1954] Canadian

Reference: Randolph Parker, Beyond the Brush, by B.Mayberry and P.Ohler, Masters Gakkery and Mayberry Fine Art, 2005; 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

#83 ~ Parker - Prairie Thunderstorm
Lot #83

Artist: William [Bill] James Parker ~ [1946-2013] 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

#482 ~ Parsons - North Shore, Lake Superior, Marathon Shoreline
#483 ~ Parsons - Halls Lake Haliburton
#484 ~ Parsons - Through the Woods To the Lake At Lake Boshkung
#485 ~ Parsons - Through the Wood Lot, At Ravenshoe
#486 ~ Parsons - March in Haliburton - Spring Breakup
Lot #482, Lot #483, Lot #484, Lot #485, Lot #486

Artist: William Parsons ~ [1909-1982] Canadian

Reference: see Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1511; 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

#84 ~ Patterson - Spring is Coming
Lot #84

Artist: Neil Patterson ~ [b.1947] 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

#487 ~ Peel - Lake Chelan Calm
Lot #487

Artist: Diane Paton Peel ~ 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

#85 ~ Perehudoff - Untitled - Benn Callarch, Sky
Lot #85

Artist: Catherine Perehudoff ~ [b.1958] Canadian

Reference: see Watercolour Painting in Saskatchewan 1905-1980, by R.Christie pg.41 for biography; 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

#488 ~ Petley-Jones - Cornish Coast
Lot #488

Artist: Llewellyn Petley-Jones ~ [1908-1986] Canadian ASA

Reference: biography in A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.365 and Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol. 6, pg.1635; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg. 79, Westbridge Pub., 2001; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.19 [under Jones], Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.88; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.326; 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

#86 ~ Phillips - The Bather [Ivan AKA Pip]
#87 ~ Phillips - Rest  #66/100
#88 ~ Phillips - April in the Cotswolds
#89 ~ Phillips - The Monastery, St. Norbert
#90 ~ Phillips - Snake Island, Lake Winnipeg
#91 ~ Phillips - Stockton, Manitoba
Lot #86, Lot #87, Lot #88, Lot #89, Lot #90, Lot #91

Artist: Walter Joseph Phillips ~ [1884-1963] 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/

#317 ~ Pissarro - St. Michel sur Loire
Lot #317

Artist: Ludovico Rodolphe Pissarro ~ [1878-1954] French

Reference: biographies in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 5, pg.656 [under Ludovic-Rodo]; fourth son of Camille Pissarro, Rodo spent twenty years researching and compiling a catalogue of his father's work; included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

#216 ~ Plotek - [Study for] Fasti
Lot #216

Artist: Leopold Plotek ~ [b.1948] 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

#489 ~ Poisson - Graceful Fall
Lot #489

Artist: Dee Poisson ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: see artist website www.poissonart.com

#217 ~ Poitras - Buffalo Hierophany  #AP
Lot #217

Artist: Jane Ash Poitras ~ [b.1951] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Who Discovered the Americas, Recent Work by Jane Ash Poitras, by J.Clark, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, 1992; Cycle of Life, by C.Chatel, Galerie d'art Vincent, 2002; Jane Ash Poitras - Consecrated Medicine, V. Eichhorn, Thunderbay Art Gallery, 2004; Primordial Memories, by I.Masse, Galerie d'art Vincent, 2005; included in Survey Alberta 88, by A.MacKay, pg.49, A.C.A., 1988; Indigena: Contemporary Native Perspectives, by G.McMaster, pg.164, Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1992; Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art, 1996; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.3, pg.87 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.447, Garland Pub., 1985; 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

#92 ~ Popplewell - Untitled - Team of Horses
Lot #92

Artist: Judie Popplewell ~ [20th century] 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

#490 ~ Pragnell - Untitled - The Swimming Hole
Lot #490

Artist: Bartley Robilliard Pragnell ~ [1907-1966] Canadian ASA

Reference: see Bart Pragnell 1907-1966, UofA, 1967Bart Pragnell: A Retrospective, by G.Moppett, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, 1990; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1811; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.208, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.88, Westbridge Pub., 2001; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.26, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.333; 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

#92.1 ~ Pugh - Foothills Sunset
#92.2 ~ Pugh - Fir Growth
Lot #92.1, Lot #92.2

Artist: David Pugh ~ [1946-1994] Canadian

Reference: see The Critical Development of David Pugh, by D.Godin, Penumbra Press, 1984 for overview of the artist's career; see Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.209, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.92, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibited at Masters Gallery, Calgary

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#93 ~ Richards - The Patchwork Landscape
Lot #93

Artist: Edith Jean Richards ~ [1924-2015] Canadian ASA

Reference: 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

#218 ~ Riopelle - Au Pays du Castor  #43/75
#491 ~ Riopelle - Derriere le Miroir 185
Lot #218, Lot #491

Artist: Jean-Paul Riopelle ~ [1923-2002] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Jean-Paul Riopelle, by N.G.C., XXI Venice Biennial, 1962; Jean-Paul Riopelle: The Fifties, by C. Lafitte, Claude Lafitte Gallery, 1989; Jean Paul Riopelle, by P.Theberge, M.M.F.A., 1999; Jean Paul Riopelle 1939-1953, Tome 1, 1999; Jean Paul Riopelle 1954-59, Tome 2, by Y.Riopelle, Hibou Editeurs, 2004; Jean Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonne des estampes, by Y.Riopelle, Hibou Editeurs, 2005; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.259; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.393; MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2119; M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.323 for exhibition list; Benezit, Tome 8, pg.774

#219 ~ Robb - Circles-Squares Study
Lot #219

Artist: Greg Robb ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: currently represented by Collector's Gallery, Calgary http://www.collectorsgalleryofart.com/

#94 ~ Roberts - Scattered Showers Near Gibsons
Lot #94

Artist: Thomas [Tom] Keith Roberts ~ [1909-1998] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Tom Roberts, Perspectives on a Canadian Artist, by C.Roberts, Boston Mills Press, 2000; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.349 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.324; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2177 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.106, Westbridge Pub., 2001; his grandfather started Roberts Gallery in Toronto in 1842

#492 ~ Robertson - Untitled - Blue Pot with Spring Flowers
Lot #492

Artist: Beatrice Hagarty Robertson ~ [1879-1962] Canadian

Reference: biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2185 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.107, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A. pg.162 [under Hagarty] and M.M.F.A., pg.325, by E.McMann [under Robertson]; 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

#493 ~ Rock - Untitled - Nature
Lot #493

Artist: Geoffrey Allan Rock ~ [1923-2000] Canadian

Reference: see Geoffrey Rock; Moments of Clarity, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V., 1993; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2228 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.109-110, 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

#318 ~ Ronmy - Untitled - At the Watering Trough
Lot #318

Artist: Guillaume Frederic Ronmy ~ [1786-1854] French

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

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