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Lot #544

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title Upper Hot Springs Banff #73/200
Media colour lino block on paper
Dated 1952
Size 4.5 x 5.25 in. / 11.4 x 13.3 cm.
Frame Size 12.5 x 13 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, titled, dated '79' and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

MSBP #129 ed:200; also titled 'The Banff Hotpool' and 'Hot Springs, Banff')

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $2,000 Estimate $400/$600

Biographical Information
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995