Artist Harold Lloyd Lyon
Title An Early Start
Media oil on wood board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 19 x 21.75 x 1.5 in.
signed lower right; titled verso; framed; chip in frame on right side noted
Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, label verso; from the estate of Jerry Segal, formerly of Cottage Craft Gifts and Fine Arts Ltd. in Calgary and also known as Western Canada's 'Sub King'; proceeds being generously donated to a Synagogue
Harold Lloyd Lyon ~ [1930-1920] Canadian
see Creating Illusions by Harold Lloyd Lyon, by Harold Lyon, published by the author, 1993; A Special Group of Paintings by Harold Lloyd Lyon, by D.Edwards, Gainsborough Galleries; biography and another example in Contemporary Western Artists, by P.Samuels, pg.320, Bonanza Books, 1982; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.943; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.134, Westbridge Pub., 2000; exhibited at 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