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Lot #117

Artist David Thauberger
Title Honeymoon Nights
Media acrylic and glitter on canvas
Dated 1983
Size 44 x 68 in. / 111.8 x 172.7 cm.
Frame Size 45.5 x 69.5 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some minor handling marks noted

exhibited in David Thauberger: Paintings 1973-1988, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, exhibition label verso; see a similar example on page 21 in Road Trips and Other Diversions, published by Mendel Art Gallery, 2014

Mira Godard, Calgary/Toronto, label verso; private collection, British Columbia

Sold $15,210 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
David Thauberger ~ [b.1948] Canadian
see David Thauberger Paintings 1978-1988, by P.White, Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1988; David Thauberger: Road Trips and Other Diversions; Sandra Fraser and Timothy Long, Mendel Art Gallery / MacKenzie Art Gallery, 2014; included in Contemporary Canadian Art, by D.Burnett/M.Schiff, pg.283, Hurtig Pub., 1983; included in Visions: Contemporary Art in Canada, ed.R.Bringhurst et al, pg.58, Douglas and McIntyre, 1983; work included on Mackenzie Art Gallery website; exhibited at Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina and Masters Gallery, Calgary; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.58, Westbridge Pub., 2003