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Lot #1

Artist George Franklin Arbuckle
Title Drowned Forest Nootka B.C.
Media oil on wood panel
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.
Frame Size 25.75 x 31.75 x 2 in.

signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Sold $2,223 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
George Franklin Arbuckle ~ [1909-2001] Canadian OSA, RCA
biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.14; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.5; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg. 14 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 8, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg. 11 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg. 9; 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