Artist Maxwell Bennett Bates
Title Beggar King #23/30
Media lithograph on paper
Size 16 x 12 in. / 40.6 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 28 x 23 x 0.75 in.
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat; some scratches and handling marks on frame noted
included in the Maxwell Bates [1906 - 1981], Kathleen Laverty Gallery, Edmonton, 1988, exhibition label verso)
Kathleen Lavery Gallery, Edmonton, stamp verso; private collection, Victoria
Maxwell Bennett Bates ~ [1906-1980] Canadian ASA, CGP, CSPWC, RCA
see Maxwell Bates, Retrospective Exhibition, by R.Bloore, Norman Mackenzie, 1961; Maxwell Bates, by C.Graham, AGGV, 1966; Maxwell Bates, by F.Eckhardt, WAG, 1968; Maxwell Bates, in Retrospect, by T.Guernsey, VAG, 1973; Maxwell Bates, A Retrospective, by I.Thom, AGGV, 1982; Maxwell Bates: Landscapes 1948-1978, by N.Townshend, Medicine Hat Art Gallery, 1982; Maxwell Bates, Biography of an Artist, by K.Snow, U. of Calgary Press; Maxwell Bates: Canada's Premier Expressionist of the 20th Century, by N.Townshend, 2005; wrote and illustrated A Wilderness of Days, by Maxwell Bates, Sono Nis Press, 1978; biography in Benezit, Tome 1, pg.506; 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