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Lot #423

Artist William Nicoll Cresswell
Title The Fisherman's House
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1887
Size 5.5 x 9 in. / 14 x 22.9 cm.
Frame Size 14 x 17.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

The Collectors' Gallery of Art, Calgary, label verso

Hammer $250 Estimate $400/$500

Biographical Information
William Nicoll Cresswell ~ [1822-1888] Canadian OSA, RCA
see N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.229 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.89 as well as E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.78 for biographies; also see Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 77, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.86 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.86