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Lot #62

Artist Donald Alvin Jarvis
Title Rain Forest #4
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1979
Size 57.5 x 47 in. / 146 x 119.4 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; unframed; some minor surface dirt noted

private collection, Victoria

Sold $819 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

Biographical Information
Donald Alvin Jarvis ~ [1923-2001] Canadian BCSA, CGP, FCA, RCA
see Don Jarvis: A Twenty-Nine Year Retrospective, by C.Graham, V.A.G., 1977; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.335; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.544; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.206; included in 7 West Coast Painters, by I.McNairn, Fine Arts Gallery, U.B.C., 1959