Artist Joachim George Gauthier
Media oil on canvas board
Dated ca. 1950
Size 10 x 12 in. / 25.4 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 18.5 x 1.25 in.
signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery labels verso; framed
The Robert Simpson Company Ltd. and Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg, labels verso; from a Calgary estate
Joachim George Gauthier ~ [1897-1988] Canadian OSA, RCA
see His Life - His Works: Joachim Gauthier [1897-1988], Libby's of Toronto Art Gallery; included in The Adaskin Art Collection, by K.Niwa, pg.35, Maltwood Art Museum; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.260 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.7, Westbridge Pub., 2000; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.145; the artist was commissioned by the McMichael Collection to paint the Group of Seven members as illustrations for their books; 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