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Lot #450

Artist William Kurelek
Title Stalking Migrating Caribou #1/300
Media photolithographic reproduction on paper
Dated 1975
Size 11.75 x 10 in. / 29.8 x 25.4 cm.
Frame Size 27 x 24.25 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed with initials and dated in plate lower right; signed and numbered along bottom; framed

illustrated on page 49 in The Last of the Arctic by William Kurelek, published by Pagurian Press Limited, 1976)

private collection, Calgary

Sold $1,638 Estimate $300/$500

Biographical Information
William Kurelek ~ [1927-1977] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Someone With Me: the Autobiography of William Kurelek, by W.Kurelek; Kurelek's Canada, by W.Kurelek, Pagurian Press, 1978; William Kurelek: A Retrospective, by A.Isaacs, E.A.G., 1979; The Last Days and Drawings of William Kurelek, by W.Kurelek, Tundra Books, 1988; A Memoir of William Kurelek, by B.Dedora, Aya Press, 1989; William Kurelek The Messanger, by M.J.Hughes, AGGV, 2011; illustrator and author of several books including A Prairie Boy's Summer, A Prairie Boy's Winter, A Northern Nativity, They Sought a New World, plus others; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.390; MacDonald Vol.3 pg.693; Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.101; 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