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Lot #438.1

Artist William Kurelek
Title Untitled - Fishing #40/225
Media colour photolithograph on paper
Dated 1977
Size 12 x 9.5 in. / 30.5 x 24.1 cm.
Frame Size 19.75 x 17.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed with initials and dated in plate lower right; signed by the artist's widow and numbered along bottom; framed

private collection, Calgary

Sold $878 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
William Kurelek ~ [1927-1977] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Someone With Me: the Autobiography of William Kurelek, by W.Kurelek; Kurelek's Canada, by W.Kurelek, Pagurian Press, 1978; William Kurelek: A Retrospective, by A.Isaacs, E.A.G., 1979; The Last Days and Drawings of William Kurelek, by W.Kurelek, Tundra Books, 1988; A Memoir of William Kurelek, by B.Dedora, Aya Press, 1989; William Kurelek The Messanger, by M.J.Hughes, AGGV, 2011; illustrator and author of several books including A Prairie Boy's Summer, A Prairie Boy's Winter, A Northern Nativity, They Sought a New World, plus others; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.390; MacDonald Vol.3 pg.693; Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.101