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Lot #44

Artist Albert Jacques Franck
Title Elm in Simcoe Street
Media oil on canvas board
Size 10 x 6.25 in. / 25.4 x 15.9 cm.
Frame Size 18.5 x 14.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; bears title on gallery label verso; framed

Roberts Gallery and Joyner Auction labels verso; from a prominent Calgary collection and by descent

Hammer $1,000 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

Biographical Information
Albert Jacques Franck ~ [1899-1973] Canadian CSGA, CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see A Tribute to Albert Franck, by W.Withrow, AGO, 1973; Albert Franck - Keeper of the Lanes, by H.Town, McClelland and Stewart, 1974; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.124; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.136; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.234 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.122; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 43, pg. 441, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009