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Lot #99

Artist David Brown Milne
Title Painting Place
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1930 --31
Size 4.75 x 6.75 in. / 12.1 x 17.1 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed along bottom; unframed in book

Reference
lot includes The Colophon: A Book Collectors' Quarterly Part Five, published by The Colophon, New York, 1931; catalogue #63 in Reflections in a Quiet Pool, by R. Tovell - ed:3000-3100, eight sets [of two plates] were required to complete the edition; State IV)

Provenance
from a Calgary estate

Hammer $1,200 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
David Brown Milne ~ [1882-1953] Canadian CSPWC
see Reflections in a Quiet Pool - The Prints of David Milne, by R.Tovell, NGC, 1980 for the definitive text on this artist's graphic career; David Milne and the Modern Tradition of Painting, by J.O'Brian, Coach House Press, 1983; David Milne, ed.I.Thom, VAG, 1992 and Painting Place: the Life and Work of David B. Milne, by D.Silcox, U of Toronto Press, 1996; David Milne Watercolours, by K.Lochnan, AGO, 2005; NGC Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.213; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.304; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome7, pg.425

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