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Lot #531

Artist Ina D.D. Uhthoff
Title Untitled - Indian Days
Media charcoal on paper
Dated ca. 1942
Size 26.5 x 20 in. / 67.3 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 34 x 28.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
unsigned; framed

Reference
copy of certificate of authenticity from the artist's son, John Campbell Uhthoff verso; including inscription 'Probably completed during the 1942 Indian Days ceremony in Banff when my Mother was living there temporarily' plus other notes on paper attached verso)

Provenance
from the artist's estate; private collection, Vancouver Island

Estimate $400/$500

Biographical Information
Ina D.D. Uhthoff ~ [1889-1971] Canadian
see Ina D.D. Uhthoff Memorial Exhibition, C.Graham, A.G.G.V., 1972; another example in One Hundred Years of B.C. Art, V.A.G., 1958; Permanent Collection, A.G.G.V., 1964; The Mountains and the Sky, by L.Render, pg.98; From Desolation to Splendour, by M.Tippett, pg.124-6, Clarke Irwin; biography and another example in Printmaking in British Columbia 1889-1983, by N.Tuele, 1984, A.G.G.V.; excellent biography on the Canadian Women Artists History Initiative site http://cwahi.concordia.ca developed through the Department of Art History at Concordia University, Montreal; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 76, Westbridge Pub., 2003

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