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Lot #521

Artist William Percival Weston
Title Untitled - Boats in Dry Dock
Media lino block on paper
Dated 1937
Size 8.25 x 8 in. / 21 x 20.3 cm.
Frame Size 15.75 x 15.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Reference
illustrated on page 155 in Images of the Land: Canadian Block Prints 1919-1945 by Patricia Ainslie, published by Glenbow Museum, 1984)

Hammer $1,600 Estimate $700/$900

Biographical Information
William Percival Weston ~ [1879-1967] Canadian RCA, BCSA, CGP, RBA
see W.P.Weston, by I.Thom, A.G.G.V., 1980; Silence and Solitude - the Art of W.P.Weston, by L.Richardson, Richmond Art Gallery, 1993; as well as N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 330 for other examples; From Desolation to Splendour, by M.Tippett and D.Cole, pg.116, Clarke Irwin, 1977; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.100, Westbridge Pub., 2003; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.424 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.397

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