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Lot #419

Artist Frederick Sproston Challener
Title Quebec Garden, 1897
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1897
Size 4.5 x 6.5 in. / 11.4 x 16.5 cm.
Frame Size 12.25 x 14 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower left; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

Hammer $250 Estimate $600/$800

Biographical Information
Frederick Sproston Challener ~ [1869-1959] Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.70; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.182; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.124 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.61, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.70 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg. 63