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Lot #518

Artist Mildred Valley Thornton
Title Snow Covered River Banks
Media oil on paper board
Size 10.25 x 13.5 in. / 26 x 34.3 cm.
Frame Size 17 x 20.25 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

certificate from the artist's estate attached verso; titled on certificate verso; framed; handling marks on frame noted

private collection, Calgary

Hammer $400 Estimate $600/$800

Biographical Information
Mildred Valley Thornton ~ [1890-1967] Canadian
see Mildred Valley Thornton, 1890-1967, by Butler Galleries and Westbridge Fine Arts; The Life and Art of Mildred Valley Thornton, by Sheryl Salloum; Mother Tongue Publishing Limited, Salt Spring Island, 2011; biographies in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Women, by M.Newman, pg.252; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.63, Westbridge Pub., 2003; included in British Columbia Women Artists 1885-1985, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.375