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Lot #401, Lot #402

Artist: Scott Addis ~ [20th century] Canadian

#401 ~ Addis - After the Rain
#402 ~ Addis - Over the Top
Lot #401, Lot #402

Artist: Scott Addis ~ [20th century] Canadian

Reference: 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; the artist has exhibited at Beauchamp Art Gallery, Montreal, Eisele Gallery of Fine Art, Cincinnati, and many others

Lot #301

Artist: Edward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone ~ [1900-1979] British

#301 ~ Ardizzone - Untitled - Soldiers on the Viewing Deck
Lot #301

Artist: Edward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone ~ [1900-1979] British

Reference: included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

Lot #1

Artist: Dale Auger ~ [1958-2008] Canadian

#1 ~ Auger - Eagle Watcher
Lot #1

Artist: Dale Auger ~ [1958-2008] Canadian

Reference: see Mwakwa, Talks to the Loon, written and illustrated by D.Auger, Heritage Publishing, 2006; 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

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Lot #2

Artist: Barbara Ballachey ~ [b.1949] Canadian ASA

#2 ~ Ballachey - Night
Lot #2

Artist: Barbara Ballachey ~ [b.1949] Canadian ASA

Reference: see Barbara Ballachey, by Edmonton Art Gallery, 1974; biography in Contemporary '88 Calgary, by Olympic Arts Festival; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.49, U. of A. Press, 1980; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.4, Shell Canada, 1977; Spaces and Places: Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.94, A.A.F., 1986; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.15, Westbridge Pub., 1999

Lot #3

Artist: Robert Bateman ~ [b.1930] Canadian

#3 ~ Bateman - Untitled - Red-Tailed Hawk Head  #155/250
Lot #3

Artist: Robert Bateman ~ [b.1930] Canadian

Reference: see The World of Robert Bateman, R.Derry, Ramsey, Random House, 1986; Portraits Of Nature: Paintings By Robert Bateman, by S.Shetler, Ontario, Penguin, 1987; Robert Bateman: An Artist In Nature, R.Bateman, Random/Madison, 1990; The Art of Robert Bateman, R.Bateman, Crescent Books, 1993; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, addendum; website at www.batemanideas.com/

Lot #4, Lot #403, Lot #404

Artist: Maxwell Bennett Bates ~ [1906-1980] Canadian ASA, CGP, CSPWC, RCA

#4 ~ Bates - Indian Cemetery
#403 ~ Bates - Broadway and 109th St. NYC  #7/9
#404 ~ Bates - Angry Cock  #2/7
Lot #4, Lot #403, Lot #404

Artist: Maxwell Bennett Bates ~ [1906-1980] Canadian ASA, CGP, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see Maxwell Bates, Retrospective Exhibition, by R.Bloore, Norman Mackenzie, 1961; Maxwell Bates, by C.Graham, AGGV, 1966; Maxwell Bates, by F.Eckhardt, WAG, 1968; Maxwell Bates, in Retrospect, by T.Guernsey, VAG, 1973; Maxwell Bates, A Retrospective, by I.Thom, AGGV, 1982; Maxwell Bates: Landscapes 1948-1978, by N.Townshend, Medicine Hat Art Gallery, 1982; Maxwell Bates, Biography of an Artist, by K.Snow, U. of Calgary Press; Maxwell Bates: Canada's Premier Expressionist of the 20th Century, by N.Townshend, 2005; wrote and illustrated A Wilderness of Days, by Maxwell Bates, Sono Nis Press, 1978; biography in Benezit, Tome 1, pg.506

Lot #5

Artist: John William Beatty ~ [1869-1941] Canadian OSA, RCA

#5 ~ Beatty - Summer Cloud
Lot #5

Artist: John William Beatty ~ [1869-1941] Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see J.W. Beatty, by D.Hoover, Ryerson Press, 1948; Catalogue Of Memorial Exhibition Of C. Gagnon / J.W. Beatty, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1942; J.W. Beatty 1869-1941, by Dorothy Farr, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1980; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.66 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O, pg.14; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.24; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.30; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.23, Westbridge Pub., 1999

Lot #405

Artist: Gilles Bedard ~ [b.1954] Canadian

#405 ~ Bedard - Ainsi Soit-Il
Lot #405

Artist: Gilles Bedard ~ [b.1954] Canadian

Reference: artist exhibited at Pacific Gallery, Saskatoon, Hampton Gallery, Kamloops, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary and others

Lot #406

Artist: Pierre Bedard ~ [b.1960] Canadian

#406 ~ Bedard - Pire en Dessert
Lot #406

Artist: Pierre Bedard ~ [b.1960] Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Magazin Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, pg.215, pub. Editart International; 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; represented by Webster Galleries, Calgary, Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina and others

Lot #6, Lot #7

Artist: Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith ~ [1846-1923] Canadian OSA, SCA, RCA

#6 ~ Bell-Smith - Looking Down Piccadilly, London
#7 ~ Bell-Smith - Saint Germain Des Prez, Paris
Lot #6, Lot #7

Artist: Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith ~ [1846-1923] Canadian OSA, SCA, RCA

Reference: see Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith [1846-1923], by R.Boulet, A.G.G.V., 1976; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.76; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.17 for other examples; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.36; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.26 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.27, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pp.28-32 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pp.26-28

Lot #302

Artist: Angelina Beloff ~ [1879-1969] Russian

#302 ~ Beloff - Tepoztlan
Lot #302

Artist: Angelina Beloff ~ [1879-1969] Russian

Reference: included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

Lot #407

Artist: Don Bergland ~ [20th century] Canadian

#407 ~ Bergland - Train Station, Nanaimo, B.C.
Lot #407

Artist: Don Bergland ~ [20th century] Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at http://www.donbergland.com/painting/home.html; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, 29, Westbridge Pub., 1999; 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

Lot #8

Artist: Antoine Bittar ~ [b.1957] Canadian

#8 ~ Bittar - Quebec Rooftops #19
Lot #8

Artist: Antoine Bittar ~ [b.1957] Canadian

Reference: see Antoine Bittar - Beyond Borders, by R.Babinska, published by Galerie d'art Vincent, Ottawa, 2000; listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.271, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.34, Westbridge Pub., 1999

Lot #9, Lot #10

Artist: David Lloyd Blackwood ~ [b.1941] Canadian CPE, CSPWC, OSA, RCA

#9 ~ Blackwood - Lone Mummer with Cat  #10/50
#10 ~ Blackwood - Study for Lone Mummer with Cat  #1/50
Lot #9, Lot #10

Artist: David Lloyd Blackwood ~ [b.1941] Canadian CPE, CSPWC, OSA, RCA

Reference: see David Blackwood Prints 1962-1984, by P.Grattan, Art Gallery of the Memorial University of Newfoundland; The Art of David Blackwood, by W.Gough, McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1988; David Blackwood Master Printmaker, by W.Gough, Douglas and McIntyre, 2001; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.96; exhibited at Gallery One, Toronto, Heffel Gallery, Vancouver and New Zones Gallery, Calgary; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.38

Lot #408

Artist: Elke Blodgett ~ [b.1933] Canadian

#408 ~ Blodgett - Untitled - Owl Family
Lot #408

Artist: Elke Blodgett ~ [b.1933] Canadian

Reference: 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

Lot #11

Artist: Molly Lamb Bobak ~ [1920-2014] Canadian RCA

#11 ~ Bobak - Untitled - Summer Bouquet
Lot #11

Artist: Molly Lamb Bobak ~ [1920-2014] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Double Duty, Sketches and Diaries of Molly Lamb Bobak, by C.Gossage, Canadian War Museum, 1992; Molly Lamb Bobak - a Retrospective, by C.Richmond, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1993 for other examples and biography; and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.102; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.36; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.35; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.76, Garland Pub., 1995; biographies in MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.55 and Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.36; see website at www.bobakart.com

Lot #303

Artist: Anna Rosalie Boch ~ [1848-1936] Belgian

#303 ~ Boch - Untitled - Summer Country
Lot #303

Artist: Anna Rosalie Boch ~ [1848-1936] Belgian

Reference: included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website

Lot #304

Artist: Sergei Bongart ~ [1918-1985] American

#304 ~ Bongart - Karnak, Egypt
Lot #304

Artist: Sergei Bongart ~ [1918-1985] American

Reference: see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergei_Bongart

Lot #305

Artist: James Neil Boyle ~ [1931-2006] American/Canadian FCA

#305 ~ Boyle - First they Give the Great Spirit to Smoke
Lot #305

Artist: James Neil Boyle ~ [1931-2006] American/Canadian FCA

Reference: 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; listed on www.artprice.com

Lot #409

Artist: William [Bill] Scott Bragg ~ [b.1937] Canadian

#409 ~ Bragg - Blake
Lot #409

Artist: William [Bill] Scott Bragg ~ [b.1937] Canadian

Reference: 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

Lot #409.1, Lot #409.2

Artist: Errol Brimacombe ~ [b.1947] Canadian

#409.1 ~ Brimacombe - The Rearrangement
#409.2 ~ Brimacombe - Along the Fraser
Lot #409.1, Lot #409.2

Artist: Errol Brimacombe ~ [b.1947] Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.46, Westbridge Pub., 1999; the artist lives in Chilliwack, British Columbia

Lot #13, Lot #14, Lot #15

Artist: John H. Burrow ~ [b.1955] Canadian/American

#13 ~ Burrow - Vernon Cottage
#14 ~ Burrow - Middle Bench Rd. - Summerland
#15 ~ Burrow - Mt. Rundle - Banff
Lot #13, Lot #14, Lot #15

Artist: John H. Burrow ~ [b.1955] Canadian/American

Reference: the artist now lives in the interior of British Columbia and exhibits widely in Canada as well as the United States; see the artist's website at www.johnhburrow.com/ for biography and other examples of his work

Lot #200

Artist: John [Jack] Hamilton Bush ~ [1909-1977] Canadian CGP, CSGA, CSPWC, RCA

#200 ~ Bush - Untitled
Lot #200

Artist: John [Jack] Hamilton Bush ~ [1909-1977] Canadian CGP, CSGA, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see The Heritage of Jack Bush, a Tribute, by K.Carpenter, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1971; Jack Bush, ed. K.Wilkin, McClelland and Stewart, 1984; Jack Bush Serigraph; pub. Woltjen/Udell Gallery; Jack Bush, by Marc Mayer and Sarah Stanners, National Gallery of Canada, 2014; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.163; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.52; 1975-76 The Canadian Canvas, by Time Canada Ltd., 1975; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.108 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.53, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.59 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.55

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