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Artist John Benjamin [J.B.] Taylor
Title Composition #4
Media acrylic on wood board
Dated 1964
Size 24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76.2 cm.
Frame Size 29 x 34.75 x 1.5 in.
Sold $4,000 Estimate $5,000 - $7,000

Notes
signed and dated lower right; signed, titled and inscribed 'Dept. Fine Arts University of Alberta Edmonton Alta. 'verso; framed

Reference
illustrated on pg. 78 in From Realism to Abstraction, The Art of J.B. Taylor, by Adriana A. Davies, published by the University of Calgary Press, Art in Profile Series, 2014

Provenance
Scott Gallery, Edmonton, label verso; private collection, British Columbia


Biographical Information
John Benjamin [J.B.] Taylor ~ [1917-1970] Canadian ASA
see From Abstraction to Realism: The Art of J.B. Taylor, by Adriana A. Davies, University of Calgary Press, 2014; Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.34 for biography and another example of the artist's work in the collection of the A.F.A.; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.55, Westbridge Pub., 2003; R.C.A.A. pg.339 and M.M.F.A. pg.371 by E.McMann for exhibition list

Historical Results for this Artist

Sold
CAD $4,000 - Paddle # 101859
Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
101859
11/5/2023 2:33:25 PM
CAD $4,000
100643
11/5/2023 10:11:04 AM
CAD $3,750
5566
11/5/2023 10:11:04 AM
CAD $3,500
100643
11/5/2023 10:11:04 AM
CAD $3,250
5566
11/5/2023 10:10:27 AM
CAD $3,000

Biographical Information
John Benjamin [J.B.] Taylor ~ [1917-1970] Canadian ASA
see From Abstraction to Realism: The Art of J.B. Taylor, by Adriana A. Davies, University of Calgary Press, 2014; Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.34 for biography and another example of the artist's work in the collection of the A.F.A.; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.55, Westbridge Pub., 2003; R.C.A.A. pg.339 and M.M.F.A. pg.371 by E.McMann for exhibition list

Historical Results for this Artist

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