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Lot #531

Artist Gyrth Russell
Title Armada
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1911
Size 43.5 x 41.5 in. / 110.5 x 105.4 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower left; bears title verso; surface dirt and cracking throughout noted

Hammer $275 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Gyrth Russell ~ [1892-1970] Canadian
biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.7, pg. 2381 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.113, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg. 360; works included in Concise Catalogue of Oil Paintings in the National Maritime Museum, pg.332 , Antique Collectors's Club, 1988