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Lot #28

Artist Alan Caswell Collier
Title Rainy Day, Kootenay Nat. Park, B.C.
Media watercolour on paper
Size 10.75 x 14.5 in. / 27.3 x 36.8 cm.
Frame Size 21.75 x 25.5 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; titled lower left; signed, titled and inscribed 'G81-46' verso; framed with archival mat and special glass

Roberts Gallery, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Vancouver

Hammer $1,500 Estimate $900/$1,200

Biographical Information
Alan Caswell Collier ~ [1911-1990] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Alan Caswell Collier, Of Man and Nature, by Doren Martin, Ottawa Art Gallery, 1998; the RCA presented an exhibition and catalogue of Alan's work An Artist's Journey - Alan Collier, R.C.A. in 1991; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.200 for paintings in the N.G.C.; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.135; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.69, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 20, pg. 298, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009