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Lot #502

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Thomson River, B.C. #19/50
Media lino block on paper
Dated 1943
Size 8 x 10.25 in. / 20.3 x 26 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; unframed

Reference
MSBP #73 ed:50; also titled 'Thomson Canyon, B.C.' and 'Thomson River'; exhibited CPE 27th Annual, 1943

Provenance
private collection, Southern Alberta

Estimate $400/$600

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

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