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Lot #519

Artist Donald Appelbe Smith
Title North of Nippissing
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1969
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 23.5 x 27.75 x 2.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; titled on label verso; framed; surface dirt noted; minor handling marks on frame noted

The Art Emporium, Vancouver, label verso; from a Kelowna estate

Hammer $600 Estimate $400/$600

Biographical Information
Donald Appelbe Smith ~ [b.1917] Canadian MSA
biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.29, Westbridge Pub., 2003; president of the Manitoba Society of Artists in 1953; 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; brother of Gordon Appelbe Smith; exhibition list M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.356, U. of Toronto Press, 1988