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Lot #25

Artist Reta Madeline Cowley
Title August 8, 1977
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1977
Size 21.25 x 27.5 in. / 54 x 69.8 cm.
Frame Size 29.75 x 35 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled and dated lower left; framed

private collection, British Columbia

Sold $878 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Reta Madeline Cowley ~ [1910-2004] Canadian CSPWC
see Reta Summers Cowley, by T.Fenton, Mendel Art Gallery, 2006; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Women, by M.Newman, pg.29; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.150; Saskatchewan: Art and Artists, by N.Dillow, pg.28, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1971; Watercolour Painting in Saskatchewan 1905-1980, by Robert D. Christie, Mendel Art Gallery, 1981; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 1999; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.138, Garland Pub., 1995; represented by art placement, Saskatoon