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Lot #38

Artist Alexander Young Jackson
Title Drywood Creek, Waterton Lake / Pincher Creek
Media oil on canvas
Dated ca. 1957
Size 25 x 32 in. / 63.5 x 81.3 cm.
Frame Size 35 x 42 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on original receipt included with lot; framed

Provenance
purchased from Hugh Buchanan, publisher of the Lethbridge Herald in 1957; from the Estate of Vera Jacques Ireland & Murray Jacques, Calgary

Hammer $50,000 Estimate $60,000/$80,000

Biographical Information
Alexander Young Jackson ~ Canadian CGP, OSA, RCA
see A.Y. Jackson Paintings 1902-1953, by A.Lismer, A.G.O, 1953; A Painter's Country - the Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson, Clarke, Irwin & Company, 1958; A.Y.'S Canada, Drawings by A.Y. Jackson ed. Naomi Jackson Groves, Clarke, Irwin and Company, 1968; Alberta Rhythm, by D.Reid, A.G.O., 1982; AY Jackson The Arctic 1927, N.Groves, Penumbra Press, 1982; Works by A.Y. Jackson from the 1930's, by N.Groves, Carleton U., 1990; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.177; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.205; R.C.A.A., pg.204 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.189; Mastin, pg.98-99

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