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Lot #74

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Turner Valley Hills, Green - Purple
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1973
Size 9.75 x 12 in. / 24.8 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 18 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed with monogram lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some bubbling along bottom of liner; surface dirt on liner noted

Provenance
corporate collection, Calgary

Sold $4,388 Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Illingworth Holey Kerr ~ [1905-1989] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Harvest of the Spirit, by M.Callahan, E.A.G., 1985 and Paint and Circumstance, by I.Kerr, Calgary, 1987; N.G.C. Vol.2 G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.368; Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.87; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.137, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.633; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.91, Westbridge Pub., 2000; 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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