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Lot #31

Artist Jack Lee Cowin
Title Country Pleasures [Western Trout Series] #25/25
Media hand coloured etching on paper plus original copper etching plate
Dated 1984
Size 10 x 24 in. / 25.4 x 61 cm.
Frame Size 24.25 x 32.25 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

LOT OF THREE; both the copper plate and the print are signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; soft hackle fly attached to print lower right; unframed; in wood portfolio case

illustrated on the cover of Country Pleasures: The Angling Art of Jack Cowin by Andrew Oko, published by Fifth House, Saskatoon, 1984; book included with lot)

private collection, Calgary

Sold $1,521 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

Biographical Information
Jack Lee Cowin ~ [1947-2014] Canadian
see Country Pleasures, The Angling Art of Jack Cowin, by A.Oko, Fifth House, 1984 and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.222; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.55, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibited at Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina and Masters Gallery, Calgary; 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