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Lot #481

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Bow Falls Banff, Ed. 2 #14/100
Media lino block in eight colours on paper
Dated 1972
Size 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 21 x 29.8 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 20.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled, dated '79' and numbered along bottom; framed

MSBP #147 first ed:200, second ed:100; illustrated MSBP, by P.Ainslie, pg.32; includes artist's biography and exhibition pamphlets attached to backing)

private collection, Calgary

Sold $1,112 Estimate $800/$1,000

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