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Lot #416

Artist Annora Brown
Title Twinflower, Linnaea Borealis, Pepper
Media gouache on paper
Size 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 24.1 x 34.3 cm.
Frame Size 17.25 x 20.75 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; bears title on backing; framed

see an illustration and description of Linnaea Borealis page 164 in Old Man's Garden, by Annora Brown, published by Gray's Publishing, 1970)

private collection, Edmonton

Hammer $1,050 Estimate $600/$800

Biographical Information
Annora Brown ~ [1899-1987] Canadian ASA
see Sketches from Life, by Annora Brown, Hurtig Pub., 1981 about growing up in Fort Macleod and Old Man's Garden, by Annora Brown, Gray Pub. 1954; taught at the Banff Centre in 1949; included in Painting in Alberta - An Historical Survey, by K.Wilkin, E.A.G., 1980 and The Alberta Society of Artists - Sixty Years, by M.Joslin, E.A.G. 1991; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.76; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.48, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.46 and R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.50