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Lot #9

Artist Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith
Title Untitled - Mount Cheops
Media watercolour and charcoal on paper
Size 12.5 x 9.75 in. / 31.8 x 24.8 cm.
Frame Size 20.5 x 17 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; framed with archival mat

Cloud Effect on Cheops, from road to Glacier was exhibited in 1888 at the Art Rooms of Beaver Hall in Montreal, page122 in Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith by Roger Boulet, published by the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1977)

private collection, Ontario

Hammer $1,100 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith ~ [1846-1923] Canadian OSA, SCA, RCA
see Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith [1846-1923], by R.Boulet, A.G.G.V., 1976; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.76; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.17 for other examples; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.36; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.26 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.27, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pp.28-32 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pp.26-28