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Lot #450

Artist Augustus Frederick Lafosse Kenderdine
Title Soda Lake Island
Media oil on paper board
Size 8.75 x 12 in. / 22.2 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 18.5 x 21.5 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

unsigned; titled verso; bears artist's name on label verso; framed; some yellowing and surface dirt noted

ex-collection Canadian art institution; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $475 Estimate $600/$700

Biographical Information
Augustus Frederick Lafosse Kenderdine ~ [1870-1947] Canadian
see Gus Kenderdine 1870-1947, Pioneer, by J.Climer, Mendel Art Gallery; Augustus Kenderdine, by M.Spain, Glenbow Museum, 1986; author of To the Youth of Saskatchewan, Dept. of Education Saskatchewan, 1948; the Emma Lake workshop is held on land given by Kenderdine; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.364; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3 pg.623; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.133, Fifth House Pub., 1994