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Lot #233

Artist Luke Orton Lindoe
Title A Hot Afternoon Before the Green of Spring
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1981
Size 28 x 48 in. / 71.1 x 121.9 cm.
Frame Size 34.75 x 54.75 x 2.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed; some minor handling marks on frame noted

private collection, Calgary

Hammer $5,500 Estimate $6,000/$8,000

Biographical Information
Luke Orton Lindoe ~ [1913-2000] Canadian ASA, CSPWC
see Come Walk with Me: A Luke Lindoe Retrospective, by L.Carney, Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery, 1992; Luke Lindoe Retrospective, by L.Graff, Nickle Arts Museum, 1998; Founders of the A.C.A., by L.Greenfield, pg.90 and Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.3, by C.MacDonald, pg.853; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg. 123, Westbridge Pub., 2000 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