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Lot #31

Artist Frederick Simpson Coburn
Title Untitled - Returning Home
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1940
Size 18.25 x 15.25 in. / 46.4 x 38.7 cm.
Frame Size 24 x 21 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; framed; repair noted upper centre; some cracking throughout; some surface dirt; chips and handling marks on frame noted

private collection, Montreal

Hammer $5,000 Estimate $3,000/$5,000

Biographical Information
Frederick Simpson Coburn ~ [1871-1960] Canadian RCA
see Frederick Simpson Coburn, by Gerald Stevens, Ryerson Press, 1958; Beyond The Landscape, by E.Coburn, Firefly Books, 1997; other examples and biography in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.195 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.74; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.76; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.134 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.68; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 20, pg. 38, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009