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Lot #40

Artist Nicholas de Grandmaison
Title Untitled - Stoney Indian
Media pastel on paper
Size 21 x 16 in. / 53.3 x 40.6 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; indistinct title 'Chief H ...., Stoney' along bottom; framed with archival mat

from a prominent Calgary collection and by descent

Hammer $29,000 Estimate $20,000/$30,000

Biographical Information
Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ Canadian ASA, MSA, RCA
see History in Their Blood; Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison, by H.Dempsey, Douglas and McIntyre, 1982 for many other examples; Drawn from the Past, Nicholas de Grandmaison, by Gordon Snyder, Snyder Fine Art, 2007; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.305 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.155