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Lot #6

Artist John William Beatty
Title Untitled - Afternoon on the River
Media oil on canvas
Size 8 x 10 in. / 20.3 x 25.4 cm.
Frame Size 11.75 x 13.75 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower left; framed; canvas relined; cracking in paint noted

Provenance
from a Calgary estate

Sold $1,170 Estimate $4,000/$6,000

Biographical Information
John William Beatty ~ [1869-1941] Canadian OSA, RCA
see J.W. Beatty, by D.Hoover, Ryerson Press, 1948; Catalogue Of Memorial Exhibition Of C. Gagnon / J.W. Beatty, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1942; J.W. Beatty 1869-1941, by Dorothy Farr, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1980; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.66 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O, pg.14; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.24; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.30; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.23, Westbridge Pub., 1999; 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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