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Lot #1, Lot #2

Artist: David T. Alexander ~ [b.1947] Canadian

#1 ~ Alexander - Winter Scorched Earth
#2 ~ Alexander - Slim
Lot #1, Lot #2

Artist: David T. Alexander ~ [b.1947] Canadian

Reference: see David Alexander - Expanding the Tradition, by G.Arnold, Mendel Art Gallery, 1985; David Alexander, Continental Drift, by D.Ring, Mendel Art Gallery, 1995; The Mendel Art Gallery - Twenty Five Years of Collection, by M.Teitelbaum, pg.61, Mendel Art Gallery; The Flat Side of the Landscape - The Emma Lake Artists' Workshop, by J.O'Brian, pg.90, Mendel Art Gallery; biography in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.2, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Art Collection of McMaster University, by K.Ness, pg.184; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 1, pg. 201, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009; the artist is represented by Wallace Galleries, Calgary, Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver/Toronto and many others

Lot #3

Artist: Barbara Amos ~ [b.1953] Canadian

#3 ~ Amos - Vases on First Street
Lot #3

Artist: Barbara Amos ~ [b.1953] Canadian

Reference: see artist's web site http://www.barbaraamos.com; 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 Abbozzo Gallery, Toronto

Lot #4

Artist: Roger D. Arndt ~ [b.1960] Canadian

#4 ~ Arndt - Vantage Point
Lot #4

Artist: Roger D. Arndt ~ [b.1960] 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; exhibited at Canada House Gallery, Banff and Hambleton Galleries, Kelowna; see artist's website at https://www.rogerarndt.ca for biography and other examples of his work

Lot #5

Artist: Nicki Ault ~ [21st Century] Canadian

#5 ~ Ault - Moonlight Swim
Lot #5

Artist: Nicki Ault ~ [21st Century] Canadian

Reference: see artist's website at https://nickiault.com/ for biography and other examples of his work

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Lot #401

Artist: Tony Baker ~ [21st century] Canadian

#401 ~ Baker - Aquanaut
Lot #401

Artist: Tony Baker ~ [21st 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

Lot #402

Artist: Jason Bartziokas ~ [20th century] Canadian

#402 ~ Bartziokas - Dorianne 6
Lot #402

Artist: Jason Bartziokas ~ [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; represented by Mountain Galleries, Jasper

Lot #6, Lot #7

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

#6 ~ Beatty - Untitled - Afternoon on the River
#7 ~ Beatty - Untitled - Training Sight on Deer
Lot #6, Lot #7

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; 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 #403

Artist: Clare Bice ~ [1909-1976] Canadian

#403 ~ Bice - October Hill
Lot #403

Artist: Clare Bice ~ [1909-1976] 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 #8, Lot #9, Lot #10

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

#8 ~ Blackwood - S.S. Imogene with Crew on Ice  #Artist
#9 ~ Blackwood - Beach Object  #Artist
#10 ~ Blackwood - Gram Glover
Lot #8, 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; 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, Lot #12

Artist: Bruno Bobak ~ [1923-2012] Canadian BCSA, CGP, CSPWC, RCA

#11 ~ Bobak - Low Tide
#12 ~ Bobak - Windy Pines
Lot #11, Lot #12

Artist: Bruno Bobak ~ [1923-2012] Canadian BCSA, CGP, CSPWC, RCA

Reference: see Bruno Bobak, by Bernard Riordon, published by The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 2006; Selected Works 1943-1980, published by National Museums of Canada, 1980; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.99; Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, by V.A.G., pg.401; Printmaking in B.C. 1883-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald, pg.53; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.35; see website at www.bobakart.com; 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 #201

Artist: David Bolduc ~ [1945-2010] Canadian

#201 ~ Bolduc - Tower
Lot #201

Artist: David Bolduc ~ [1945-2010] Canadian

Reference: see David Bolduc, Recent Work, S.Paikowsky, Sir George Williams Art Galleries, Concordia University, 1979; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed,C.Hill, pg.105; The Heritage of Jack Bush, a Tribute, by K.Carpenter, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1971; 1975-76 The Canadian Canvas, by Time Canada Ltd., 1975; Visions, Contemporary Art in Canada, ed.R.Bringhurst, pg.116; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.37, Westbridge Pub., 1999; represented by Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary and Thielsen Galleries, London; sylvia Boehrnsen

Lot #404

Artist: Ronald Bolt ~ [b.1938] Canadian OSA

#404 ~ Bolt - Twilight Surf  #135/175
Lot #404

Artist: Ronald Bolt ~ [b.1938] Canadian OSA

Reference: Mexico 90/93: Paintings, Drawings, Constructions, by D. G. Taylor, Art Gallery of Northumberland, 1994; 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 Loch Gallery, Calgary, Winnipeg and Toronto

Lot #301

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

#301 ~ Boyle - First They Give the Great Spirit to Smoke
Lot #301

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 #405

Artist: Marilynn Bracken ~ Canadian

#405 ~ Bracken - Sunset of Dreams [The Big Sky Series]
Lot #405

Artist: Marilynn Bracken ~ Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at http://brackenstudio.com/

Lot #13

Artist: Merv Brandel ~ [b.1948] Canadian

#13 ~ Brandel - Approaching Storm
Lot #13

Artist: Merv Brandel ~ [b.1948] 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; represented by Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary and Adele Campbell Fine Art Gallery, Whistler; for other examples and biographies see www.gainsboroughgalleries.com and www.adelecampbell.com

Lot #14

Artist: Frederick Henry Brigden ~ [1871-1956] Canadian CSPWC, MSA, OSA, RCA

#14 ~ Brigden - Untitled - Spring Thaw
Lot #14

Artist: Frederick Henry Brigden ~ [1871-1956] Canadian CSPWC, MSA, OSA, RCA

Reference: see biography and other examples in A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.42; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.132; founding member of the C.S.P.W.C.; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.85; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.46, Westbridge Pub., 1999; Manitoba Society of Artists by J.Stoppler, pg.69, the Manitoba Society of Artists, 2003; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.44; 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 #15, Lot #16

Artist: Errol Brimacombe ~ [b.1947] Canadian

#15 ~ Brimacombe - Pristine Forest
#16 ~ Brimacombe - Upland Meadow
Lot #15, Lot #16

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; 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 #302

Artist: Clark Bronson ~ [b. 1939] American

#302 ~ Bronson - The Big Boys!  #6/75
Lot #302

Artist: Clark Bronson ~ [b. 1939] American

Reference: artist's web site at https://www.clarkbronson.com/ for biography and other examples of their work

Lot #202

Artist: Frank Leonard Brooks ~ [1911-2011] Canadian CPE, CSGA, OSA, RCA

#202 ~ Brooks - Collage in White
Lot #202

Artist: Frank Leonard Brooks ~ [1911-2011] Canadian CPE, CSGA, OSA, RCA

Reference: see Leonard and Riva Brooks, Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende, by J.Virtue, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2001; Leonard Brooks, 1950-1984, by the Canadian Embassy for Mexico, 1984; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.139; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.48; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.91; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.47, Westbridge Pub., 1999; author of The Many Ways of Water & Colour, North Light Pub.,1977; and Oil Painting, Traditional and New, Reinhold Pub., 1995; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.48 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.45; 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 #406, Lot #407, Lot #408

Artist: Harley W. Brown ~ [b.1939] Canadian

#406 ~ Brown - Sitting Eagle
#407 ~ Brown - Beaver Claws
#408 ~ Brown - Untitled - Profile with Feather
Lot #406, Lot #407, Lot #408

Artist: Harley W. Brown ~ [b.1939] Canadian

Reference: see Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.8, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 48, 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; see artist's website at https://www.harleybrown.ca/ for biography and other examples of their work

Lot #303, Lot #304

Artist: George Browne ~ [1918-1958] American

#303 ~ Browne - Untitled - Hunting Season
#304 ~ Browne - Sharp Tail Grouse Flushing
Lot #303, Lot #304

Artist: George Browne ~ [1918-1958] American

Reference: see Artists of the North American Wilderness: George & Belmore Browne, by J.T. Ordeman and M.M. Schreiber, Warwick Pub., 2004; son of Belmore Browne who died at an early age in a hunting accident; well known for his paintings of wildlife; 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

Artist: Robert Donald Bruce ~ [1911-1980] Canadian FCA, MSA

#409 ~ Bruce - Mountains
Lot #409

Artist: Robert Donald Bruce ~ [1911-1980] Canadian FCA, MSA

Reference: see The Art of Robert Bruce, by M. Hughes and D. DeGrow, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2004; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald. pg.96; Manitoba Society of Artists by J.Stoppler, pg.76, the Manitoba Society of Artists, 2003; The Winnipeg School of Art, by M.Baker, pg.92, University of Manitoba, 1984; exhibited in the 6th Winnipeg Show, W.A.G., 1960; the artist taught for 21 years at the University of Manitoba School of Art; a retrospective exhibition of his work was held at the UofM Gallery 111 in 1976; 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 #17, Lot #18

Artist: Serge Brunoni ~ [1938-2020] Canadian

#17 ~ Brunoni - Montreal-Rue Notre Dame
#18 ~ Brunoni - Untitled - Decadent Delights Still Life
Lot #17, Lot #18

Artist: Serge Brunoni ~ [1938-2020] Canadian

Reference: see Serge Brunoni, by C.Sauvage, Balzac Fine Arts, 2001; biography in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.262, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.50, 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 #19, Lot #20, Lot #410

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

#19 ~ Burrow - Peachland Beauty
#20 ~ Burrow - Manor House
#410 ~ Burrow - Fall in the Bugaboo
Lot #19, Lot #20, Lot #410

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

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