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Lot #442

Artist John Arthur Fraser
Title Near Oban, Opposite Dunstaffnage
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1888
Size 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 24.1 x 34.3 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; dated from photograph from the Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa; framed with archival mat and special glass

Reference
partial copy of catalogue from Concordia Art Gallery included with lot)

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

Estimate $400/$500

Biographical Information
John Arthur Fraser ~ Canadian OSA, SCA, RCA
see N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.397; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.125; biography in E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.120; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.122, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.137 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.134; charter member of R.C.A. and founding member of O.S.A.

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