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Lot #95

Artist Calgary Herald School
Title Untitled - The Printer's Devil [Biss the Devil]
Media synthetic stone sculpture
Size 38.5 x 15.75 x 15.5 in. / 97.8 x 40 x 39.4 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
surface dirt and handling marks noted; toes have been broken and some pieces available to buyer

Reference
from the Calgary Herald building, formerly on the corner of 7th Ave and 1st Street SW; one of 44 figures designed by Mark Villars Marshall and produced by Royal Doulton at Lambeth Studio for the Calgary Herald building in 1912; the building was later demolished for the then, new, Telus building

Provenance
gift to the Architect of the 1980 Telus Building, Calgary; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $2,500 Estimate $3,000/$5,000

Biographical Information
Calgary Herald School ~ [20th century] Canadian

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