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Lot #504

Artist Justin James McCartney [Jimmy] Simpson
Title Banff
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1958
Size 11.5 x 13.75 in. / 29.2 x 34.9 cm.
Frame Size 22 x 23.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; bears title on label attached verso; framed

private collection, Calgary/Vancouver

Sold $351 Estimate $400/$500

Biographical Information
Justin James McCartney [Jimmy] Simpson ~ [b.1877] Canadian
exhibition list in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; see A Hiker's Guide to Art of the Canadian Rockies, by L. Christensen, pg.54, Glenbow Museum, 1996 and Diamond Hitch: the early outfitters and guides of Banff and Jasper, by E.J.Hart, pg. 118-123, Summerthought, 1979 for biographical information on this artist; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.60, UofC Press