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Lot #449

Artist Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles
Title Untitled - In the Bay
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1894
Size 7 x 11 in. / 17.8 x 27.9 cm.
Frame Size 15.25 x 19.5 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower left; in period frame; some handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
Alex Fraser Galleries, Vancouver, label verso

Estimate $800/$1,200

Biographical Information
Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles ~ [ca.1859-1932] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Catalogue of Memorial Exhibition of F. McGillivray Knoles, RCA ...., The Art Gallery of Toronto, 1932; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.382; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.320; biography in E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.183; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome6, pg.258; Dict. of American Painters, Sculptors and Engravers, by M.Fielding, pg.203; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.661; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.98, Westbridge Pub., 2000; exhibition list in R.C.A.A. pg.225 and M.M.F.A., pg.207, by E.McMann

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