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Lot #66

Artist Augustus Frederick Lafosse Kenderdine
Title Untitled - Saskatchewan Skies
Media oil on paper board
Dated ca. 1938
Size 6 x 9 in. / 15.2 x 22.9 cm.
Frame Size 10.75 x 13.5 x 2 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; bears inscription and date 'presented to W.H. Sharp by King Edward School, Saskatoon, 1938' on plaque; in period frame; some minor surface dirt noted

Sold $1,989 Estimate $900/$1,200

Biographical Information
Augustus Frederick Lafosse Kenderdine ~ [1870-1947] Canadian
see Gus Kenderdine 1870-1947, Pioneer, by J.Climer, Mendel Art Gallery; Augustus Kenderdine, by M.Spain, Glenbow Museum, 1986; author of To the Youth of Saskatchewan, Dept. of Education Saskatchewan, 1948; the Emma Lake workshop is held on land given by Kenderdine; N.G.C. Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.364; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3 pg.623; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.133, Fifth House Pub., 1994