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Lot #59

Artist Edward John Hughes
Title Untitled - Comox Valley
Media graphite on paper
Dated ca. 1948
Size 8.5 x 11.5 in. / 21.6 x 29.2 cm.
Frame Size 16.5 x 19.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
unsigned; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from the estate of the artist

Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Edward John Hughes ~ [1913-2007] Canadian RCA
see E.J. Hughes 1931-1982. A Retrospective Exhibition, by J.Young, Surrey Art Gallery, 1983; E.J. Hughes: The Vast and Beautiful Interior, by L.Dawn, Kamloops Art Gallery, 1994; biography and another example in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, by C.Hill, pg.155; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.481 and Westbridge,Vol.2, pg.64 for biographies; R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.198; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.97; Printmaking in B.C. 1883-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; included in Benezit, Tome 5, pg.657

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