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Lot #81

Artist Alfred Crocker Leighton
Title Untitled - Springtime in the Rockies
Media oil on canvas
Size 22.25 x 26.25 in. / 56.5 x 66.7 cm.
Frame Size 28.75 x 32.75 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; framed; minor surface dirt noted; some stains on left side noted; scratches and handling marks on frame noted

Provenance
ex-collection prominent Calgary philanthropist J.C. [James Carl] Anderson

Sold $8,775 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
Alfred Crocker Leighton ~ [1901-1965] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RBA, RCA
see A.C.Leighton, by L.Render, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1971; A.C.Leighton - A Retrospective Exhibition, by R.Boulet, E.A.G., 1981; and A.C.Leighton and the Canadian Rockies, by T.Fenton, Whyte Museum, 1989; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.170; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.799 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.117, Westbridge Pub., 2000; Robson, pg.186; Colgate, pg.107; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.237; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website

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