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Lot #13

Artist Emily Coonan
Title Bruges [La Cathedrale de Bruges]
Media oil on wood panel
Dated 1911
Size 6 x 7.25 in. / 15.2 x 18.4 cm.
Frame Size 10.25 x 11.25 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled, dated and partial label with the beginning of a signature and title ‘Sketch...’ verso; framed; minor surface dirt noted

Reference
while we believe the signature, title and date are in the artist's hand [possibly written at a later date], according to our research the artist set off for Europe in September of 1912 with fellow student Henrietta Mabel May and went on numerous sketching excursions together. see p. 22 in Emily Coonan by Karen Antaki.)

Provenance
Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal, label verso; from an Edmonton estate

Sold $11,700 Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Emily Coonan ~ [1885-1971] Canadian
see Emily Coonan [1885-1971], by K.Antaki, Concordia Art Gallery, 1987

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