Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Foothill Road, Winter Night
Media oil on canvas
Size 18 x 24 in. / 45.7 x 61 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 31 x 2 in.
signed with monogram lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor handling marks on frame noted
according to the consignor this was exhibited at the Canadian Embassy in Japan in the late 1970s)
purchased directly from the artist; private collection, Dr. D.R. Yadav, Calgary
Illingworth Holey Kerr ~ [1905-1989] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Harvest of the Spirit, by M.Callahan, E.A.G., 1985 and Paint and Circumstance, by I.Kerr, Calgary, 1987; N.G.C. Vol.2 G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.368; Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.87; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.137, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.633; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.91, Westbridge Pub., 2000; 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