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Lot #57

Artist Charles William Jefferys
Title Linemen in New Ontario
Media watercolour on paper board
Dated 1910
Size 34 x 26 in. / 86.4 x 66 cm.
Frame Size 35.5 x 27.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower left; framed with archival mat

Please note: this piece has been withdrawn from the auction

Estimate $2,500/$3,500

Biographical Information
Charles William Jefferys ~ [1869-1951] Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see artist's excellent web site at www.cwjefferys.ca/; see Charles William Jefferys 1869-1951, R.Stacey, Agnes Etherington A.C., 1976; Western Sunlight - C.W. Jefferys on the Canadian Prairies, by R.Stacey, Mendel Art Gallery, 1986; N.G.C. Vol.2, ed. C.Hill, pg.341 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.216; see A New Class of Art, The Artist's Print in Canadian Art 1877-1920, by R.Tovell, pg.147, N.G.C., 1996 for other examples of the artist's work; wrote and illustrated The Picture Gallery of Canadian History, Ryerson Press, 1950