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Lot #101

Artist Janet Mitchell
Title A Talking To
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1976
Size 20.25 x 28.5 in. / 51.4 x 72.4 cm.
Frame Size 29 x 37 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower centre; bears artist's name and title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Ontario

Sold $4,680 Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Janet Mitchell ~ [1912-1998] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RCA
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