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Lot #63

Artist Doris Jean McCarthy
Title Untitled - Northern Sunset
Media oil on wood board
Dated 1932
Size 8.5 x 10.5 in. / 21.6 x 26.7 cm.
Frame Size 13.5 x 15.5 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
artist's number '320710' verso; framed; partial sketch verso; bears partial inscription from another hand lower centre

Provenance
The Art Emporium, Vancouver, label verso

Hammer $2,500 Estimate $2,500/$3,500

Biographical Information
Doris Jean McCarthy ~ Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see Doris McCarthy Feast of Incarnation Paintings 1929-1989, by W.Moore, the Gallery/Stratford, 1991; Celebrating Life, the Art of Doris McCarthy, by W.Moore, McMichael Collection, 1999; biography and other examples in A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.264; MacDonald,Vol.4, pg. 952; Westbridge,Vol.3, pg.21; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg.249 and M.M.F.A., pg.234 by E.McMann; A Fool in Paradise, 1990 and The Good Wine, by D.McCarthy, MacFarlane Walter and Ross, 1991 for autobiography; McCarthy was the first woman President of the Ontario Society of Artists and has received many awards and honours; see the website at www.dorismccarthy.com

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