Artist Arthur Henry Howard Heming
Title Great as Was The Elephant's Strength, She Could Not Break the Python's Deadly Grasp
Media gouache on paper
Size 11.5 x 8 in. / 29.2 x 20.3 cm.
Frame Size 21.5 x 17.5 x 1.25 in.
LOT OF TWO; signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed verso; framed with archival mat
bears inscription 'Illustration for the Three Sapphires - from Chapter XVIII' verso; lot includes 'The Three Sapphires' by W.A. Fraser, published by Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, New York, 1918)
Arthur Henry Howard Heming ~ [1870-1940] Canadian RCA, CSGA, OSA
biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.115; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.420; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 5, pg.481; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.183