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Lot #78

Artist John Innes
Title Monarch of the Prairie
Media oil on wood board
Dated ca. 1910
Size 7.5 x 11.5 in. / 19 x 29.2 cm.
Frame Size 16 x 20 x 1.5 in.

signed lower left; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed

lot includes John Innes: Painter of the Canadian West by John Bruce Cowan, published by Rose, Cowan and Latta Limited, 1945)

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from an Edmonton estate

Sold $7,020 Estimate $1,500/$2,500

Biographical Information
John Innes ~ [1863-1941] Canadian BCSA, CSPWC, OSA
see John Innes, Painter of the Canadian West, by J.Cowan, Rose Cowan & Latta Ltd. 1945; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.202; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.169; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.509 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.70, Westbridge Pub., 2000