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Lot #62

Artist Daphne Odjig
Title Quietness and Confidence
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1983
Size 30 x 26 in. / 76.2 x 66 cm.
Frame Size 40 x 36 x 2.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower right; titled verso; framed

Reference
lot includes framed photograph of the artist [sitting in her favourite red chair] with her sister and painting in the same pose)

Provenance
Gallery Gevik, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Okanagan

Sold $35,100 Estimate $20,000/$30,000

Biographical Information
Daphne Odjig ~ [1919-2016] Canadian RCA
see Daphne Odjig - A Retrospective 1946-1985 by E.McLuhan, Thunder Bay National Exhibition Centre, 1985; Four Decades of Prints, by M.Wood, Kamloops Art Gallery, 2005; Daphne Odjig, by B.Devine, NGC, 2007; included in Time for Dialogue, by J.Cardinal-Schubert, pg.18, Calgary Aboriginal Awareness Society, 1992; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1419 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.58, Westbridge Pub., 2001; 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

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