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Lot #469

Artist Norman Antonio [Toni] Onley
Title Black Cloud, Mt. Aso, Kyushu, Japan
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1981
Size 11.5 x 15 in. / 29.2 x 38.1 cm.
Frame Size 20.75 x 25 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; titled and inscribed lower left; framed with archival mat

Winchester Galleries, Victoria, label verso; private collection, British Columbia

Sold $819 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
Norman Antonio [Toni] Onley ~ [1928-2004] Canadian BCSA, CSPWC, RCA
see Toni Onley: A Retrospective Exhibition, by T.Lindberg, V.A.G., 1978; Toni Onley: A Silent Thunder, by R.Boulet, Prentice Hall, 1981; Onley's Arctic, by T.Onley, Douglas and McIntyre, 1989; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1435; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.62, Westbridge Pub., 2001; 1975-76 The Canadian Canvas, by Time Canada Ltd., 1975; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.311 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.290; 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