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Lot #141

Artist Armand Frederick Vallee
Title From the Lascaux Sketchbook
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1983
Size 23 x 35 in. / 58.4 x 88.9 cm.
Frame Size 35.5 x 47.5 x 2.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower right; framed

Reference
Armand F. Vallee by Elinor Ewert, published by The Artym Gallery, 2011; see pages 29-35 for interesting excerpt regarding Vallee's relationship to France's Lascaux caves; book included with lot)

Provenance
private collection, Calgary/British Columbia

Sold $16,380 Estimate $3,000/$4,000

Biographical Information
Armand Frederick Vallee ~ [1921-2009] Canadian
see The Art of Armand Frederick Vallee, by A.Vallee; biographies in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.1065, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.79, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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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