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Lot #459.1

Artist Ernest Friedrich Lindner
Title Sunflowers #5/9
Media etching on paper
Dated ca. 1958
Size 7.5 x 7.75 in. / 19 x 19.7 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 18 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed in plate lower right; signed, titled and numbered along bottom; bears date on gallery label verso; copy of letter with inscription 'this was purchased in 1965 from the artist' verso; framed with archival mat

The Collectors' Gallery of Art, Calgary and Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, labels verso

Hammer $300 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
Ernest Friedrich Lindner ~ [1897-1988] Canadian CPE, CSGA, FCA, RCA
see Ernest Lindner, A Retrospective Exhibition, by J.Climer, Mendel Art Gallery, 1970; Uprooted; the Life and Art of Ernest Lindner, by T.Heath, Fifth House, 1983; The Mendel Art Gallery - Twenty-Five Years of Collection, by M.Teitelbaum, Mendel Art Gallery, 1989; A.G.O., by A.G.O., pg.243; biographies in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.150, Fifth House Pub., 1994 and Westbridge,Vol.2, pg.122; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.240