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Lot #39

Artist Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald
Title Abstract
Media coloured pencil on paper
Size 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 18.4 x 23.5 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 16.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed with initials lower right; bears title and inscribed 'From the collection of Edward Fitzgerald, son of the artist' on gallery label verso; framed; small stains and liquid damage along bottom noted

Laing Galleries, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Vancouver

Hammer $750 Estimate $1,200/$1,500

Biographical Information
Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald ~ [1890-1956] Canadian CGP, MSA
see L.L.FitzGerald and B.Brooker - Their Drawings, by P.Bovey, WAG, 1975; Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald - the Development of an Artist, by P.Bovey and A.Davis, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1978; FitzGerald as Printmaker, by H.Coy, U. of Man. Press, 1982; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.328; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.111; Vistas of Promise, Manitoba 1874-1919, by V.Berry, W.A.G., 1987; The Group of Seven in Western Canada, by C.Mastin, pg.135, Key Porter Books, 2002; first exhibited with the Group of Seven in 1930; exhibition list R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.125; Robson, pg.185; Colgate, pg.179