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Lot #23

Artist Alfred Joseph Casson
Title Farmhouse - Lake Kamaniskeg
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1958
Size 12 x 15 in. / 30.5 x 38.1 cm.
Frame Size 19.25 x 22 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
Roberts Gallery, Toronto, label verso; ex-collection Philip McCready, Toronto

Sold $49,725 Estimate $30,000/$40,000

Biographical Information
Alfred Joseph Casson ~ [1898-1992] Canadian CSPWC, CGP, OSA, RCA
see A.J. Casson, by P.Duval, Roberts Gallery, 1975; A.J. Casson, by J.Murray, Art Gallery of Windsor, 1978; A.J. Casson: His Life and Works / A Tribute, by P.Duval, Cerebrus, 1980; A.J. Casson, My Favourite Watercolours 1919 to 1957, by P.Duval, Cerebrus, 1982; A.J. Casson: Early Works, by I.Thom, McMichael Collection, 1984; A.J. Casson: Behind the Scenes, C. Jackson, Varley Art Gallery, 2006; biographies in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.180; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.63; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.122; Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 60; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg. 65; 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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