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Lot #58

Artist Henry George Glyde
Title Untitled - Reclining Nude
Media conte on paper
Dated 1967
Size 17 x 22.75 in. / 43.2 x 57.8 cm.
Frame Size 26.25 x 32.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed and dated lower right; bears inscription 'Glyde Inventory #126' on backing; framed with archival mat

Reference
for similar pose see catalogue #106 in The Nude in Modern Canadian Art 1920-1950 by Michele Grandbois, Anna Hudson and Esther Trepanier, published by Musee National des Beaux-arts du Quebec, 2009)

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso

Hammer $700 Estimate $750/$1,000

Biographical Information
Henry George Glyde ~ [1906-1998] Canadian ASA, CSGA, FCA, RCA
see A Lifelong Journey, The Art and Teaching of H.G. Glyde, by P.Ainslie, Glenbow Museum, 1987; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.35; Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.82; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.283; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.13, Westbridge Pub., 2000; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.149 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.146; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.33-34; exhibition at the Glenbow Museum in conjunction with the Group of Seven in the West exhibition, fall 2002

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