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Lot #56

Artist James Edward Hervey MacDonald
Title High Park '08
Media graphite on paper
Dated 1908
Size 8 x 7 in. / 20.3 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 14 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled and dated lower right; bears inscription 'J.E.H. MacDonald, High Park 1908, Certified Thoreau MacDonald' verso; framed; crease in paper along top noted

purchased from Cane Galleries, Calgary; private collection, Calgary

Sold $2,691 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

Biographical Information
James Edward Hervey MacDonald ~ [1873-1932] Canadian OSA, RCA
see J.E.H. MacDonald by A.Robson, Ryerson Press, 1937; J.E.H. MacDonald, R.C.A. 1873-1932, by N.Robertson, A.G.O. 1965; The Tangled Garden, by P.Duval, Cerebus Pub., Toronto, 1978; J.E.H. MacDonald Sketchbook, 1915-1922, by J.E.H. Macdonald, Penumbra Press, 1979; The Lake O'Hara Art of J.E.H. MacDonald, by L.Christensen, Fifth House Pub. 2003; biographies in N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.188 and Westbridge,Vol.3, pg.3; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.266; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.252