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Lot #63

Artist Robert Harris
Title Mrs. Harris Threading Her Needle
Media oil on wood board
Size 9.5 x 6.28 in. / 24.1 x 16 cm.
Frame Size 14.75 x 11.75 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

unsigned; bears title and inscription verso; framed; some cracking noted; handling marks, wear and chips on framed noted

private collection, British Columbia

Hammer $700 Estimate $1,000/$1,200

Biographical Information
Robert Harris ~ [1849-1919] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Robert Harris [1849-1919], by M.Williamson, Confederation Art Gallery, 1967; Robert Harris [1849-1919], by M.Williamson, Confederation Art Gallery, 1973; Robert Harris 1849-1919: An Unconventional Biography, by M.Williamson, McClelland and Stewart 1970; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.101; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.162; R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.17; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.380 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.37