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Lot #405.1

Artist Alistair Macready Bell
Title Pelicans #1/15
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1995
Size 9.5 x 7.5 in. / 24.1 x 19 cm.
Frame Size 18.25 x 15.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; bears date on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

Reference
illustrated in Alistair Bell Prints 1993-1997, published by Bau-Xi Gallery Limited, 1998, Vanvouver and Toronto)

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Sold $293 Estimate $150/$200

Biographical Information
Alistair Macready Bell ~ [1913-1997] Canadian RCA
see Alistair Bell - Prints, 1935-1981, by I.Thom [Thom1#], A.G.G.V., 1982; Alistair Bell - Prints, 1982-1992, by I.Thom [Thom2#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1992 and Alistair Bell Prints 1993-1997 [Thom3#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1998 for a complete listing of the artist's graphic work; Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, by V.A.G., pg.400; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.72; biography and example in The White Line - Wood Engraving in Canada since 1945, by G.Brender a Brandis, pg.69 , The Porcupine's Quill Inc. 1990; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.135

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