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Lot #77

Artist Marion Florence Nicoll
Title Sundance, Morley
Media graphite on paper
Dated 1937
Size 5.5 x 9.75 in. / 14 x 24.8 cm.
Frame Size 15.25 x 17 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled and dated along bottom; framed; colour notations on left edge; sketch of a horse, wooded landscape and Masters Gallery stamp with Peter Ohler's signature verso

Provenance
from a Southern Alberta estate

Hammer $3,500 Estimate $300/$400

Biographical Information
Marion Florence Nicoll ~ [1909-1985] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Marion Nicoll, A Retrospective 1959-1979, by E.A.G., 1975; Marion Nicoll R.C.A., by B.Joyner, Masters Gallery, 1979; Marion Nicoll, Art and Influences, by C.Jackson, Glenbow Museum, 1986; Marion Nicoll: Silence and Alchemy, by Ann Davis and Elizabeth Herbert, University of Calgary Press,2013; see Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.94 for biography; see Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.110-112; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1383, Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.54, Westbridge Pub., 2001 and in North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.406-407, Garland Pub., 1995; 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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