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Lot #305

Artist Belmore Browne
Title Untitled - View of the Summit
Media oil on canvas
Size 9 x 11 in. / 22.9 x 27.9 cm.
Frame Size 15 x 17 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; titled 'Mountain Scene' on gallery label verso; framed; some paint loss noted centre left

Agghazy Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from the Skinner family, Calgary

Hammer $1,300 Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Belmore Browne ~ [1880-1954] American ANA, ASA
see Artists of the North American Wilderness: George & Belmore Browne, by J.T. Ordeman and M.M. Schreiber, Warwick Pub., 2004; The Mountains and the Sky, by L.Render, pg.171, Glenbow Museum, 1974 for the Glenbow's numerous holdings of this artist; author of The Conquest of Mt. McKinley in 1913; photograph of the artist in Pete n' Catharine, Their Story, by J.Whyte, pg.29, Whyte Foundation, 1980; biography in Dict. of American Painters, by M.Fielding, pg.46