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Lot #484

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title St. Mary's, Banff #95/200
Media lino block in five colours on paper
Dated 1952
Size 4.5 x 5.5 in. / 11.4 x 14 cm.
Frame Size 13 x 14.25 x 0.75 in.

signed, titled, dated '79' and numbered along bottom; framed

MSBP #128 ed:200; also titled 'First Catholic Church, Banff')

private collection, Calgary

Sold $585 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
see artist website margaretshelton.ca; Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995