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Artist: Kerr; Illingworth Holey

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Study for O'Hara Nocturne #2
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1983
Size 12 x 16 in. / 30.5 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 18.5 x 22.5 x 1.5 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Reference
the well known silkscreen O'Hara Night was reproduced from this painting with an edition of 150; see lot 84 below for example

Provenance
purchased directly from the artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$9,000-$12,000

Sold
CAD $9,500
Paddle # 8117
Bid History

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title O'Hara Night #A/P
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 12 x 15.75 in. / 30.5 x 40 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$500-$700

Sold
CAD $1,100
Paddle # 100651
Bid History

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Spring, South of Longview
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1981
Size 18.25 x 24 in. / 46.4 x 61 cm.
Frame Size 24.75 x 30.75 x 2 in.

Notes
signed with monogrom lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; some cracking in sky noted

Provenance
from the estate of Dr. and Mrs. Van Vliet, Edmonton and by descent to a private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$4,000-$6,000

Sold
CAD $3,250
Paddle # 6745
Bid History

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title High Buttes, Ravenscrag
Media oil on paper board
Dated 1928
Size 10 x 12.5 in. / 25.4 x 31.8 cm.
Frame Size 20 x 22.5 x 1.75 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower left; signed, titled, dated and inscribed verso; framed

Reference
see work from similar time period and subject matter on page 22 in Harvest of the Spirit, published by the Edmonton Art Gallery, 1985; bears inscription 'painted on a ride from Jim Ross's ranch while on a trip with the artist's brother. Ravenscrag is in the southwest corner of Saskatchewan in the valley of the Frenchmen River - called the White Mud because of China clay deposits. Sagebrush, greecewood and clay country with rolling rangelands.' on label verso

Provenance
Canadiana House Ltd., Calgary, label verso; private collection Calgary
Estimate CAD$3,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $4,000
Paddle # 6745
Bid History

Artist Illingworth Holey Kerr
Title Antelopes. Stevesville
Media oil on canvas board
Dated 1982
Size 16 x 20 in. / 40.6 x 50.8 cm.
Frame Size 22.25 x 26.5 x 2 in.

Notes
signed with monogram lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
from the estate of Dr. and Mrs. Van Vliet, Edmonton and by descent to a private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$3,000-$5,000

Sold
CAD $4,500
Paddle # 102380
Bid History
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