Artist Allen Sapp
Title They are So Tired from Playing Hockey with Their Friends
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 30 x 40 in. / 76.2 x 101.6 cm.
Frame Size 36 x 46 x 1.5 in.
signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed
lot includes I Heard the Drums by Allen Sapp, published by Stoddart Publishing, 1996)
Canada House Gallery, Banff, label verso; from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Allen Sapp ~ [1929-2015] Canadian RCA
see artist's website www.allensapp.com; see Cree Life - the Art of Allen Sapp, by J.Warner, Douglas Ltd., 1977; Two Spirits Soar - The Art of Allen Sapp, The Inspiration of Allan Gonor, by W.Kinsella, Stoddart Publishing, 1990; Kiskayetum - Allen Sapp: - Retrospective, by B.Boyer, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1994; The Song Within My Heart, D.Bouchard, Raincoast Books, 2002; Nokum is My Teacher, by David Bouchard, Red Deer Press, 2006; include in Time for Dialogue, by J.Cardinal-Schubert, pg.19, Calgary Aboriginal Awareness Society, 1992; biographies in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.223, Fifth House Pub., 1994 and Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.4; 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