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Lot #491

Artist Robert Wakeham Pilot
Title Quebec from Levis [No. 7]
Media etching on paper
Dated 1925
Size 7.25 x 11 in. / 18.4 x 27.9 cm.
Frame Size 16 x 19 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed in plate lower left; signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed; yellowing in margins noted

lot includes authentication from the Watson Art Galleries, Montreal, verso)

private collection, Calgary

Hammer $650 Estimate $750/$1,000

Biographical Information
Robert Wakeham Pilot ~ [1898-1967] Canadian OSA, CGP, RCA
see Robert W. Pilot Retrospective, by T.R. MacDonald, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1968; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.378; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 249; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1702 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.83, Westbridge Pub., 2001; see also Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.118, Musee du Quebec, 1988; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg. 328 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.307