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Lot #100

Artist Arthur Shilling
Title Ojibwe Girl
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1977
Size 18 x 14 in. / 45.7 x 35.6 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Beckett Gallery, Hamilton, label verso; private collection, Victoria

Hammer $7,500 Estimate $6,000/$8,000

Biographical Information
Arthur Shilling ~ Canadian
see Objiwa Dream, by A.Shilling, Tundra Press, 1986; Arthur Shilling, by C.Podedworny, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, 1986; other examples in the McMichael Canadian Collection; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 22, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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