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Lot #29

Artist Robert Harris
Title Untitled - Portrait of a Gentleman
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1880
Size 27 x 22 in. / 68.6 x 55.9 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; unframed; canvas relined and indent upper left; some touch-up along bottom and in hair noted

ex-collection Herbert Sidney Palmer [1881-1970] O.S.A., Toronto and by descent

Sold $497 Estimate $900/$1,200

Biographical Information
Robert Harris ~ [1849-1919] Canadian OSA, RCA
see Robert Harris [1849-1919], by M.Williamson, Confederation Art Gallery, 1967; Robert Harris [1849-1919], by M.Williamson, Confederation Art Gallery, 1973; Robert Harris 1849-1919: An Unconventional Biography, by M.Williamson, McClelland and Stewart 1970; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.101; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.162; R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.17; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.380 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.37