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Lot #105

Artist James [Jim] McLaren Nicoll
Title Bow River
Media watercolour on paper
Size 16.5 x 20.75 in. / 41.9 x 52.7 cm.
Frame Size 25.75 x 29 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; signed and titled on backing; framed with archival mat

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso; good family friends with Marion and Jim Nicoll and by descent; private collection, Calgary

Sold $702 Estimate $800/$1,200

Biographical Information
James [Jim] McLaren Nicoll ~ [1892-1986] Canadian ASA
see Paintings and Poetry - Jim Nicoll, by L.Render and A.Oko, Glenbow-Alberta Institute 1977; Mountains and the Sky, by L.Render, pg.199 and 200 for works in the collection of the Glenbow; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.5, by C.MacDonald, pg.1382; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg. 54, Westbridge Pub., 2001; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.46, U. of A. Press, 1980; curator and included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; 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

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