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Lot #91

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Sunflowers
Media oil on wood board
Size 18 x 23.75 in. / 45.7 x 60.3 cm.
Frame Size 27 x 33 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; titled verso; framed

PanCanadian, Calgary, label verso; corporate collection, Calgary

Sold $3,510 Estimate $900/$1,200

Biographical Information
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
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