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Lot #414

Artist Berthe des Clayes
Title Loading the Logs
Media pastel on paper
Size 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 14 x 19 cm.
Frame Size 12.5 x 14.25 x 0.75 in.

signed lower left; indistinctly inscribed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

Galerie Walter Klinkhoff, Montreal, label verso

Sold $585 Estimate $700/$900

Biographical Information
Berthe des Clayes ~ [1877-1968] Canadian
biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.270; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.98; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg.100 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.99; Robson, pg.113; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 91