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Lot #223

Artist Katie von der Ohe
Title Shelly
Media fired clay and oil based patina
Dated 1985
Size 20 x 11.25 x 10.5 in. / 50.8 x 28.6 x 26.7 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated on bottom of base; on wood base measuring [3.5 inches high]; small repair done by artist on bangs noted

illustrated on page 63 of Katie Ohe, published by the Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, 1991)

ex-collection Calgary artist John Snow

Sold $4,095 Estimate $5,000/$10,000

Biographical Information
Katie von der Ohe ~ [b.1937] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Katie Ohe, by R.Gordon, A.C.A., Pub. 1991; biography and another example in Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.95; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.39, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, plate 59, UofC Press; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.36, University of Alberta Press, 1980; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1428; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.60, Westbridge Pub., 2001