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Lot #453

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.

signed in pencil along bottom; unframed in book

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)

private collection, Calgary

Sold $936 Estimate $900/$1,200

Biographical Information
David Brown Milne ~ [1882-1953] Canadian CSPWC
see David Milne, by Milroy & Dejardin, Philip Wilson Publishers; 2018; 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; 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