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Lot #77

Artist Pegi Nicol MacLeod
Title Wool Grading
Media gouache on paper
Size 16.75 x 22.75 in. / 42.5 x 57.8 cm.
Frame Size 25.5 x 31.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; bears title and inscribed verso; framed with archival mat

Winchester Galleries, Victoria, label verso; private collection, Victoria

Sold $1,170 Estimate $2,500/$3,500

Biographical Information
Pegi Nicol MacLeod ~ [1904-1949] Canadian CGP, CSPWC
Memorial Exhibition Pegi Nicol MacLeod 1904-1949, by D.Buchanan, N.G.C.,1949; biography and another example in N.G.C., Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.204 as well as A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.293; By a Lady: Celebrating Three Centuries of Art by Canadian Women, by M.Tippett, pg. 110, Viking Penguin, 1992; Visions and Victories: 10 Canadian Women Artists 1914-1945, by N.Luckyj, pg.58, London Regional Art Gallery, 1983; Paragraphs in Print by the Canadian War Museum, Ottawa; biographies in MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1066; Westbridge,Vol.3, pg.8; exhibition list R.C.A.A., pg.304 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.283; MacLeod was a co-founder of the New Brunswick Art Centre and in the last years of WWII served as a war artist