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Lot #72

Artist Janet Mitchell
Title The Place to Shop
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 38 x 48 in. / 96.5 x 121.9 cm.
Frame Size 42.5 x 52.25 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
bears artist's name and title on Masters Gallery receipt included with lot; titled verso; framed; some surface dirt noted

Provenance
purchased from Masters Gallery, Calgary; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $6,250 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
Janet Mitchell ~ [1912-1998] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RCA
see Janet Mitchell, Life and Art, by P.Armstrong, Hyperion Press, 1990 and Janet Mitchell, a Retrospective Exhibition, by A.Oko, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1977; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.219; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1240; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.37, Westbridge Pub., 2001; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.384, Garland Pub., 1995; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.23, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website

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