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Lot #498

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Robin Hood Hills [Drumheller] #61/100
Media wood block in eight colours on paper
Dated 1942
Size 9 x 11.5 in. / 22.9 x 29.2 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled, dated '1972' and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

MSBP #65 ed:100; exhibited CPE 27th Annual, 1943

private collection, Southern Alberta

Hammer $425 Estimate $700/$900

Biographical Information
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995