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Lot #11

Artist John William Beatty
Title Untitled - Sunset Harvest
Media oil on paper board
Size 4 x 5.5 in. / 10.2 x 14 cm.
Frame Size 10.75 x 11.75 x 2.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower left; framed; some minor touchup noted around edges and in sky

Reference
most of these smaller panels were sketches and seem to date from 1899-1912 time period)

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Hammer $1,800 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

Biographical Information
John William Beatty ~ [1869-1941] Canadian OSA, RCA
see J.W. Beatty, by D.Hoover, Ryerson Press, 1948; Catalogue Of Memorial Exhibition Of C. Gagnon / J.W. Beatty, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1942; J.W. Beatty 1869-1941, by Dorothy Farr, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1980; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.66 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O, pg.14; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.24; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.30; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.23, Westbridge Pub., 1999

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