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Lot #202

Artist Frank Leonard Brooks
Title Collage in White
Media mixed media on wood board
Dated 1963
Size 39 x 27 in. / 99.1 x 68.6 cm.
Frame Size 40.25 x 28.25 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated upper left; titled on artist's label verso; framed; some surface dirt and handling marks noted

Provenance
from a Calgary estate

Sold $1,170 Estimate $1,500/$2,500

Biographical Information
Frank Leonard Brooks ~ [1911-2011] Canadian CPE, CSGA, OSA, RCA
see Leonard and Riva Brooks, Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende, by J.Virtue, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2001; Leonard Brooks, 1950-1984, by the Canadian Embassy for Mexico, 1984; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.139; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.48; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.91; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.47, Westbridge Pub., 1999; author of The Many Ways of Water & Colour, North Light Pub.,1977; and Oil Painting, Traditional and New, Reinhold Pub., 1995; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.48 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.45; 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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