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Lot #56

Artist Edwin Headley Holgate
Title Reclining Nude
Media gouache and graphite on paper
Dated ca. 1922
Size 4.25 x 8.5 in. / 10.8 x 21.6 cm.
Frame Size 14.5 x 18 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed with initials lower right; titled and dated on label verso; framed with archival mat

ex-collection artist Bruno Bobak

Hammer $1,400 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
Edwin Headley Holgate ~ [1892-1977] Canadian CGP, CSGA, RCA
see Edwin H. Holgate, by D.Reid, N.G.C., 1976 and The Prints of Edwin Holgate, by I.Thom, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1989 for catalogue of the artist's prints; Edwin Holgate, by R.Pepall, MMFA, 2005; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.133; Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.96, Musee du Quebec, 1988; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.62