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Lot #53

Artist Nicholas de Grandmaison
Title Untitled - Child with Blue Scarf
Media pastel on sandpaper
Size 10.5 x 7.5 in. / 26.7 x 19 cm.
Frame Size 18.5 x 15.75 x 1.75 in.

signed lower left; framed with special glass

Loch Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Sold $7,605 Estimate $9,000/$12,000

Biographical Information
Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ [1892-1978] Canadian ASA, MSA, RCA
see History in Their Blood; Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison, by H.Dempsey, Douglas and McIntyre, 1982 for many other examples; Drawn from the Past, Nicholas de Grandmaison, by Gordon Snyder, Snyder Fine Art, 2007; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.305 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.155; 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