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Lot #539

Artist Bartley Robilliard Pragnell
Title Rock
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1946
Size 10 x 15 in. / 25.4 x 38.1 cm.
Frame Size 17 x 22 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

unsigned; artist's name, title and date on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat and plexiglass

art placement, Saskatoon, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Sold $878 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Bartley Robilliard Pragnell ~ [1907-1966] Canadian ASA
see Bart Pragnell 1907-1966, UofA, 1967Bart Pragnell: A Retrospective, by G.Moppett, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, 1990; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1811; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.208, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.88, Westbridge Pub., 2001; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.26, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.333; 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