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Lot #517

Artist John Davenall Turner
Title Sketch from Studio
Media oil on wood board
Size 10.25 x 13.25 in. / 26 x 33.7 cm.
Frame Size 16 x 19 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; titled verso; framed

Provenance
Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary, label verso

Hammer $80 Estimate $300/$400

Biographical Information
John Davenall Turner ~ [1900-1980] Canadian ASA
see Sunfield Painter, The Reminiscences of John Davenall Turner, by J.Turner, University of Alberta Press, 1982 and The Artful Codger, by J.Turner, Whyte Foundation, Banff, 1978; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.56, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.30, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.74, Westbridge Pub., 2003

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