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Lot #70

Artist Arthur Lismer
Title Untitled - Skunk Cabbage Study
Media ink and mixed media on paper
Size 8 x 9 in. / 20.3 x 22.9 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 16.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed with estate stamp lower left; framed with archival mat

Provenance
The Allen Gallery, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $2,000 Estimate $1,200/$1,500

Biographical Information
Arthur Lismer ~ [1885-1969] Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA
see Arthur Lismer Paintings 1913-1949, by S.Key, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1950; September Gale, a Study of Arthur Lismer, by J.McLeish, Dent and Sons, 1955; Bright Land - A Warm Look at Arthur Lismer, by L.Darroch, Merritt Pub., 1981; Arthur Lismer Nova Scotia, 1916-1919, by G.Kelly, Dalhousie Art Gallery, 1983; Canadian Jungle: the Later Works of Arthur Lismer, by D.Reid, A.G.O., 1985; A New Angle on Canadian Art, by I.Thom, McMichael Canadian Collection, 1985; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.172; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.244; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 6, pg.694; The Group of Seven in Western Canada, by C.Mastin, pg.44

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