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Lot #454

Artist John Beatty Newman
Title Ocean Breeze, Birds and Little Girls
Media watercolour and graphite on paper
Dated 1975
Size 21.5 x 29 in. / 54.6 x 73.7 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, dated and inscribed lower right; titled on exhibition label verso; unframed

Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour and the Japanese Watercolour Society Exchange Exhibition 1976-1977 label verso)

private collection, Southern Alberta

Estimate $200/$250

Biographical Information
John Beatty Newman ~ [b.1933] Canadian CSPWC, RCA
see John Newman, by P.Duval, Art Gallery of Hamilton, 1976; Rites of Passage, by R.Freeman, the Gallery, Stratford, 1994; work recently included in International Waters - Selected Watercolours from the A.W.C., C.S.P.W.C., and R.W.S., illustration pg.14; Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.5, by C.MacDonald, pg.1368 for biography