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#226 ~ Tanabe - Yellow Field  #54/75
#227 ~ Tanabe - Dark Prairie, II  #17/30
Lot #226, Lot #227

Artist: Takao Tanabe ~ [b.1926] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Takao Tanabe 1972-1976 The Land by J.Rule, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1976; Takao Tanabe New Prints, I.Thom, Periwinkle Press, 1994; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.289; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.438; R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.396; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.82, U. of A. Press, 1980; included in 7 West Coast Painters, by I.McNairn, Fine Arts Gallery, U.B.C., 1959; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.53-54, Westbridge Pub., 2003; included in www.artcyclopedia.com; retrospective exhibition of the artist held at the AGGV, Oct. 2005

#107 ~ Tatossian - Village Quebecois Hiver
Lot #107

Artist: Armand Tatossian ~ [b.1948] Canadian RCA

Reference: listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.1059, 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

#107.1 ~ Theberge - Les Foulards Verts
Lot #107.1

Artist: Claude Theberge ~ [1934-2008] Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at www.claudetheberge.com; 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

#502 ~ Thomson - Atmospheric Sunlight
Lot #502

Artist: George Thomson ~ [1868-1965] Canadian OSA

Reference: see George Thomson Retrospective, by B.Meehan, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, 1996; Photographs by Tom Thomson,by Dennis Reid, NGC, Bulletin 16/1970; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.292; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.441; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.374; Robson, pg.164; Colgate, pg.95; 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; the elder brother of Tom Thomson

#504 ~ Tinyan - Fraser Valley Farm
#505 ~ Tinyan - Study
Lot #504, Lot #505

Artist: Chan Tinyan

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#108 ~ Vallee - De Anza Borrego Desert
Lot #108

Artist: Armand Frederick Vallee ~ [1921-2009] Canadian

Reference: see The Art of Armand Frederick Vallee, by A.Vallee; biographies in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.1065, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.79, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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

#506 ~ van den Hoogen - Landscape with Barn
Lot #506

Artist: Richard [Dick] van den Hoogen ~ [1916-1978] Canadian

Reference: Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 79, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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 ~ Vargas - Untitled - Study of a Seated Red Head [July]
#321 ~ Vargas - Untitled - Singer Reclining Against a Piano
#322 ~ Vargas - Untitled - Kneeling Woman in Backless Dress
#323 ~ Vargas - Untitled - Study of a Young Nude with Wings on Her Feet
Lot #320, Lot #321, Lot #322, Lot #323

Artist: Alberto Vargas ~ [1896-1982] American

Reference: see Who Was Who in American Art, by P.H.Falk, Vol. 3, pg. 3396, Sound View Press, 1999; also listed on www.artprice.com

#109 ~ Verner - Untitled - Sheep in the Forest
Lot #109

Artist: Frederick Arthur Verner ~ [1836-1928] Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see The Last Buffalo, by J.Murray, Pagurian Press, 1984 as well as N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 324; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.494; biography in Early Painters and Engravers in Canada, by J. Russell Harper, pg.316, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1970; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.83, Westbridge Pub., 2003; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.412 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.386; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.83

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#110 ~ Way - Lazy Afternoon Boat Ride
Lot #110

Artist: Charles Jones Way ~ [1835-1919] Canadian SCA, RCA

Reference: see N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.419; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.324; charter member of the R.C.A.; Robson, pg.94; Colgate, pg.34; see biographies in Dict. Of Victorian Painters, by C.Wood, pg.186, Antique Collector's Club, 1971 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.96, Westbridge Pub., 2003; exhibition lists in M.M.F.A., pg.394 and R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.422; 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

#227.1 ~ Weiss - Memory VI
Lot #227.1

Artist: Barry Weiss ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: see more info on the artist on his website at http://www.barryweiss.ca/

#507 ~ Winter - Comics
Lot #507

Artist: William Arthur Winter ~ [1909-1996] Canadian CGP, CSPWC, OSA, RCA

Reference: see A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.518; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.421 for biography and other examples; see also Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.111, Westbridge Pub., 2003; Four Decades: The Canadian Group of Painters, by P.Duval, pg.128, Clarke Irwin, 1972; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.433; included in Benezit, Tome 8, pg.768; 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

#508 ~ Wood - Mt. Kitchener
Lot #508

Artist: Karl E. Wood ~ [1944-1990] Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Contemporary Western Artists, by P.Samuels, pg.586, Bonanza Books, 1982; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.113, Westbridge Pub., 2003; feature artist, 1988 Calgary Stampede Art Show; the estate is represented by Gainsborough Galleries, 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

#509 ~ Wood - Prairie Sky
Lot #509

Artist: Robert E. Wood ~ [1919-1980] Canadian

Reference: see Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 113, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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

#510 ~ Worsfold - Mod Lunch
Lot #510

Artist: Deborah Worsfold ~ [b.1959] Canadian

Reference: represented by Wallace Galleries, Calgary and Ingram Gallery, Toronto; 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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#111 ~ Zach - Chinook  #35/36
Lot #111

Artist: Vilem Zach ~ [b.1946] Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at http://www.vilemzach.com/; exhibited at Gainsborough Galleries and others; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 122, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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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