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Lot #98

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Calgary Skyline
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1981
Size 17.75 x 26.75 in. / 45.1 x 67.9 cm.
Frame Size 26 x 35 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower right; bears title on label verso; framed with archival mat

Provenance
ex-collection ExxonMobil Canada Art Collection [#EM271] label verso; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $550 Estimate $700/$900

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

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