Levis AuctionsLevis Fine Art Auctions, Appraisals & Art Storage
Lot #492

Artist Robert Wakeham Pilot
Title Fort Chambly, PQ
Media etching on paper
Size 1.75 x 4.25 in. / 4.4 x 10.8 cm.
Frame Size 7.25 x 9.25 x 0.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and titled along bottom; bears inscriptions 'From ... M.Cullen...' on backing; framed

private collection, Calgary

Hammer $450 Estimate $600/$800

Biographical Information
Robert Wakeham Pilot ~ [1898-1967] Canadian OSA, CGP, RCA
see Robert W. Pilot Retrospective, by T.R. MacDonald, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1968; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.378; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 249; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1702 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.83, Westbridge Pub., 2001; see also Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.118, Musee du Quebec, 1988; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg. 328 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.307