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Lot #207

Artist Christopher Cran
Title Ivanhoe #2
Media gouache on paper
Dated 1997
Size 10 x 7 in. / 25.4 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 21.25 x 19 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

bears artist's name, title and date on label verso; framed with archival mat

purchased directly from the artist; ex-collection, well known Calgary art collector, Peter Boyd

Hammer $1,000 Estimate $1,200/$1,500

Biographical Information
Christopher Cran ~ [b.1949] Canadian RCA
see Chris Cran Paintings: 1993-1996, by N. Tousley, Art Gallery of Peel, 1996; Chris Cran, by J.Drouin-Brisebois, R.Doherty, B.McCulloch, N.Tousley and W.Wood, National Gallery of Canada, 2016; biography and other example in A Measure of Success: Graduates of the Alberta College of Art 1963-1984, by V.Greenfield, 19, A.C.A.D., 1985 and Contemporary '88 Calgary, by M.B.Laviolette, pg.56, Olympic Arts Festival, 1988; see website www.vanitygallery.com; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 22, pg. 167, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009