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Lot #35

Artist Wesley [Wes] Fraser Irwin
Title Sunday at the Canmore Mines
Media oil on paper board
Size 13.25 x 16.75 in. / 33.7 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 18.75 x 22.25 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; signed and titled verso; framed; small chip noted lower centre

from the estates of John and Grace Davenall Turner / Joyce Davenall Turner, Calgary

Sold $1,989 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Wesley [Wes] Fraser Irwin ~ [1897-1976] Canadian ASA
see At the Crossroads - Helen Stadelbauer / Wes Irwin, by M.B. Laviolette, Triangle Gallery, Calgary, 2010; work included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; studied at the Chicago Art Institute, former president of the A.S.A. and teacher at a Calgary high school; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.38, UofC Press; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.71, Westbridge Pub., 2000