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Lot #80

Artist William Abernethy Ogilvie
Title Mountain Peak Above Salmon Glacier, B.C.
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1957
Size 20.5 x 27.5 in. / 52.1 x 69.8 cm.
Frame Size 32 x 39.25 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower right; titled ‘Mountain Peaks above a Glacier, Salmon Glacier BC [Geophysical Expedition 1957]’ verso and on plaque; framed

Provenance
Roberts Gallery, Toronto, label verso; private collection, British Columbia

Hammer $500 Estimate $700/$900

Biographical Information
William Abernethy Ogilvie ~ [1901-1989] Canadian CGP, CSPWC, RCA
biography and other examples in N.G.C., Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.239 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.343; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1423 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.59, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.310 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.289

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