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Lot #75

Artist Robert Wakeham Pilot
Title The Church, Barriefield, Ontario
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1952
Size 12.25 x 16.75 in. / 31.1 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 20.25 x 24.5 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

possibly St. Mark's Anglican Church, on the east shore of the St. Lawrence River across from Kingston, Ontario)

from a Montreal estate

Sold $5,558 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
Robert Wakeham Pilot ~ [1898-1967] Canadian OSA, CGP, RCA
see Robert W. Pilot Retrospective, by T.R. MacDonald, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1968; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.378; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 249; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1702 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.83, Westbridge Pub., 2001; see also Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.118, Musee du Quebec, 1988; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg. 328 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.307