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Lot #413

Artist Annora Brown
Title Untitled - Prairie Anemone
Media watercolour on paper
Size 9.5 x 13.75 in. / 24.1 x 34.9 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 20.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; framed with archival mat

see an illustration and charming description of Anemone patens page 11 in Old Man's Garden, by Annora Brown, published by Gray's Publishing, 1970)

private collection, Calgary

Hammer $1,100 Estimate $600/$800

Biographical Information
Annora Brown ~ [1899-1987] Canadian ASA
see Sketches from Life, by Annora Brown, Hurtig Pub., 1981 about growing up in Fort Macleod and Old Man's Garden, by Annora Brown, Gray Pub. 1954; taught at the Banff Centre in 1949; included in Painting in Alberta - An Historical Survey, by K.Wilkin, E.A.G., 1980 and The Alberta Society of Artists - Sixty Years, by M.Joslin, E.A.G. 1991; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.76; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.48, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.46 and R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.50