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Lot #459

Artist Alfred Crocker Leighton
Title Leeks
Media oil on canvas
Size 17.25 x 21.25 in. / 43.8 x 54 cm.
Frame Size 29.25 x 33.25 x 2.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
unsigned; titled verso; framed; water damage and handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Hammer $475 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Alfred Crocker Leighton ~ [1901-1965] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RBA, RCA
see A.C.Leighton, by L.Render, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1971; A.C.Leighton - A Retrospective Exhibition, by R.Boulet, E.A.G., 1981; and A.C.Leighton and the Canadian Rockies, by T.Fenton, Whyte Museum, 1989; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.170; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.799 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.117, Westbridge Pub., 2000; Robson, pg.186; Colgate, pg.107; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.237; 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

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