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Lot #117

Artist Mary Frances West Pratt
Title Poppies and Lilacs Against the Window
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1983
Size 16 x 13.25 in. / 40.6 x 33.7 cm.
Frame Size 23.75 x 20.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; bears title on gallery label verso, framed with archival mat and plexiglass

Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, label verso; private collection, Alberta

Hammer $4,250 Estimate $3,000/$5,000

Biographical Information
Mary Frances West Pratt ~ [b.1935] Canadian RCA
biography in The Art of Mary Pratt, The Substance of Light, by T.Smart, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1995; Simple Bliss the Paintngs and Prints of Mary Pratt, by K.Davis, MacKenzie Art Gallery,2004; Mary Pratt, by S.Perry, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2013; Dict. of Can. Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1819; Enjoying Canadian Painting, by P.Godsell, pg.236; By a Lady, Celebrating Three Centuries of Art by Canadian Women, by M.Tippett, pg.154; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1818; represented by Mira Godard, Toronto