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Lot #72

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Spring Evening
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1975
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 21.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed with monogram lower left; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
Chapman Galleries, Red Deer, label verso; private collection, Red Deer

Sold $4,388 Estimate $3,000/$4,000

Biographical Information
Illingworth Holey Kerr ~ [1905-1989] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Harvest of the Spirit, by M.Callahan, E.A.G., 1985 and Paint and Circumstance, by I.Kerr, Calgary, 1987; N.G.C. Vol.2 G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.368; Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.87; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.137, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.633; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.91, Westbridge Pub., 2000; 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

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