Artist Orestes [Rick] de Grandmaison
Title Untitled - A Colourful Mountain Lake
Media pastel on sandpaper
Size 6 x 6.5 in. / 15.2 x 16.5 cm.
Frame Size 12.5 x 13 x 1 in.
Estimate $100 - $150
unsigned; framed with archival mat
gift from the artist's wife; private collection, southern Alberta
Orestes [Rick] de Grandmaison ~ [1932-1985] Canadian
see Spaces and Places - Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.122; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.20, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.306 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.87, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 60, pg. 292, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009; 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