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Lot #13

Artist Franklin H. Carmichael
Title La Cloche Panorama
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1937
Size 10.5 x 12.5 in. / 26.7 x 31.8 cm.
Frame Size 18.5 x 19.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat and special glass; laid down on paper board

this painting has similar elements that the artist used in the following year in his 1938 Royal Canadian Academy of Arts diploma work titled Snow Clouds, oil on masonite [38x47 inches] and is now in the National Gallery of Canada)

Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Sold $35,100 Estimate $40,000/$60,000

Biographical Information
Franklin H. Carmichael ~ [1891-1945] Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see Franklin Carmichael Watercolours, by I.Thom, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1981 and Franklin Carmichael: Prints/Gravures by I.Thom, McMichael Canadian Collection, 1984; Franklin Carmichael, Catharine Mastin, Art Gallery of Sudbury, 2005