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Lot #49

Artist Alexander Young Jackson
Title Ile de la Cite, Paris Pont Neuf
Media oil on wood panel
Dated 1912
Size 8.5 x 10.5 in. / 21.6 x 26.7 cm.
Frame Size 15 x 17 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; bears title and date on label verso which is attached to the original frame; original frame included with lot; framed; some minor surface dirt noted; small chip repaired on frame along top

Provenance
according to label verso 'This painting was obtained from Jackson by his good friend K. Kenneth Forbes, RCA'; from an Edmonton estate

Hammer $40,000 Estimate $12,000/$15,000

Biographical Information
Alexander Young Jackson ~ [1882-1974] 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; Young AY Jackson, Lindsay A. Evans Memories 1902-6, ed. N.Groves, Edahl Productions, 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; The Group of Seven in Western Canada, by C.Mastin, pg.98-99

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