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Lot #40

Artist Alexander Young Jackson
Title Grace Lake, May 21st
Media graphite on paper
Size 8.5 x 11 in. / 21.6 x 27.9 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled and dated along bottom; signed and titled on sketch verso; in double-sided frame with archival mat and plexiglass

Reference
see the cover illustration of Grace Lake in Works by A.Y. Jackson from the 1930's, by N.Groves, Carleton University, 1990

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Sold $8,775 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
Alexander Young Jackson ~ Canadian CGP, OSA, RCA
see A.Y. Jackson Paintings 1902-1953, by A.Lismer, A.G.O, 1953; A Painter's Country - the Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson, Clarke, Irwin & Company, 1958; A.Y.'S Canada, Drawings by A.Y. Jackson ed. Naomi Jackson Groves, Clarke, Irwin and Company, 1968; Alberta Rhythm, by D.Reid, A.G.O., 1982; AY Jackson The Arctic 1927, N.Groves, Penumbra Press, 1982; Works by A.Y. Jackson from the 1930's, by N.Groves, Carleton U., 1990; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.177; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.205; R.C.A.A., pg.204 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.189; Mastin, pg.98-99

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