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Lot #39

Artist Thomas [Tom] DeVany Forrestall
Title My Choice of Pears
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1984
Size 14.5 x 21 in. / 36.8 x 53.3 cm.
Frame Size 21.25 x 27.25 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and thumb stamped lower left; signed, titled, dated and inscribed on backing; framed with an archival mat

Carriage House Gallery, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Sold $702 Estimate $700/$900

Biographical Information
Thomas [Tom] DeVany Forrestall ~ [b.1936] Canadian RCA
see This Good Looking Land, T.Forrestall, Lancelot Press, 1976; see Tom Forrestall Retrospective Exhibition 1957-1978 by the Owens Art Gallery; included in Artists of Atlantic Canada, D.Andrus, N.G.C., 1966; Brown, Danby, Forrestall, Pratt, P.Duval, Centre Culturel Canadien, Paris, 1974; Aspects of Realism, by P.Duval et al, Rothmans, 1976; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.218; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg.130 and M.M.F.A. ,pg.129, by E.McMann; represented by Kinsman Robinson Gallery, Toronto; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website