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Lot #516

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Barn with Shake Roof and Two Evergreens
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1979
Size 12.25 x 17.25 in. / 31.1 x 43.8 cm.
Frame Size 20 x 24.75 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

private collection, British Columbia

Hammer $450 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995