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Lot #90

Artist Laura Adeline Muntz Lyall
Title Untitled - Portrait of a Paris Workman
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1898
Size 12 x 10.75 in. / 30.5 x 27.3 cm.
Frame Size 21.25 x 19.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

LOT OF TWO; signed, dated and inscribed 'Paris' lower right; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

lot includes Laura Muntz Lyall: Impressions of Women and Childhood by Joan Murray, published by Boardwalk Ventures Inc., McGill-Queen's University Press, 2012)

private collection, Victoria

Hammer $850 Estimate $1,500/$2,500

Biographical Information
Laura Adeline Muntz Lyall ~ [1860-1930] Canadian RCA, OSA
see Laura Muntz Lyall, Impressions of Women and Childhood, by Joan Murray, Boardwalk Ventures / McGill-Queen's University, 2012; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.184 [under Lyall]; A.G.O., by the A.G.O. pg.262 [under Lyall]; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg. 298 and M.M.F.A., pg. 278 by E.McMann; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg. 133, Westbridge Pub., 2000; Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.4, by C.MacDonald, pg.935 [under Lyall] and E.P.E.C., by R.Harper pg.203; Robson, pg.116; Colgate, pg.74