Artist Nicholas de Grandmaison
Title History in Their Blood: The Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison
Size 12.25 x 9.75 in. / 31.1 x 24.8 cm.
Sold $60 Estimate $40 - $50
brown cloth hard cover with dust jacket; approx. 124 pages; illustrated in colour; large inscription inside cover; minor handling marks noted; good condition
Author: Hugh A. Dempsey; Publisher: Douglas and McIntyre, Vancouver/Toronto
Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ [1892-1978] Canadian ASA, MSA, RCA
see History in Their Blood; Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison, by H.Dempsey, Douglas and McIntyre, 1982 for many other examples; Drawn from the Past, Nicholas de Grandmaison, by Gordon Snyder, Snyder Fine Art, 2007; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.305 for biography; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.155; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website