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#13 ~ Carmichael - La Cloche Panorama
Lot #13

Artist: Franklin H. Carmichael ~ Canadian CSPWC, OSA, RCA

Reference: see Franklin Carmichael Watercolours, by I.Thom, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1981 and Franklin Carmichael: Prints/Gravures by I.Thom, McMichael Canadian Collection, 1984; Franklin Carmichael, Catharine Mastin, Art Gallery of Sudbury, 2005

#302 ~ Catlin - Untitled - Monarch of the Prairies
Lot #302

Artist: AFTER George Catlin ~ American

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

#409 ~ Chadwick - Late October, Haliburton
#410 ~ Chadwick - Lake of Bays, Muskoka
#411 ~ Chadwick - End of Winter
Lot #409, Lot #410, Lot #411

Artist: Robert Lee Chadwick ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 61, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.67; 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

#304 ~ Chagall - Bouquet and Bowl of Cherries  #42/500
Lot #304

Artist: Marc Chagall ~ Russian/French

Reference: catalogues raisonnes include Chagall Lithographe by Fernand Mourlot; Mourlot, Monte Carlo, 1960-86; Marc Chagall, the Lithographs - La Collection Sorlier, by U.Gauss, Hatje, 1998; Chagall, Illustrated Books, by C.Sorlier, Editions Sauret, 1990; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 2, pg. 412-413

#14 ~ Champagne - St. Sixte, Quebec
#15 ~ Champagne - Twilight Stroll
Lot #14, Lot #15

Artist: Horace Champagne ~ Canadian PSC

Reference: see Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 addendum and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.62, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.301, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; 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 Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 18, pg. 139, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#412 ~ Chan - Untitled - Waiting for my Friend
Lot #412

Artist: TinYan Chan ~ Canadian

Reference: see Artists of British Columbia, by D.Morys-Edge, pg.110, for artist's statement and another example; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.64, Westbridge Pub., 2003; 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 by Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary among others

#16 ~ Charlesworth - Little Pond in the Pines
#17 ~ Charlesworth - Near Golden B.C.
Lot #16, Lot #17

Artist: Rod Charlesworth ~ Canadian

Reference: biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.63, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see also Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.254, Magazin'Art, 1998 and Artists of the Okanagan, by J.Davis, pg.73, Okanagan Mainline Seniors Writers, 1988; chosen for the Artist of the Year, 2005 by Trout Unlimited Canada, Calgary; exhibited at Wallace Galleries, Alicat Gallery, Harrison Galleries, Agnes Bugera Gallery, and Canada House; 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

#18 ~ Code - Untitled - Yellow Tulips
Lot #18

Artist: Ernva Willard Code ~ Canadian

Reference: Code received a scholarship to study at the Ontario School of Art where she was exposed to the work of painters in the Group of Seven; she moved with her husband to Vancouver in the mid-twenties, exhibiting with the BC Society of Artists and with the Seattle Art Museum, before returning to Toronto in the early 1940's; exhibition list [under Willard] in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.429; included on www.british-columbia-artists.ca

#19 ~ Coffey - Eastern Moontrain
#20 ~ Coffey - Out Building in Evening
#21 ~ Coffey - Train Toward Blackie
Lot #19, Lot #20, Lot #21

Artist: Steve Coffey ~ Canadian

Reference: see Steve Coffey's Fallen Star Cars, by Steve Coffey, Cello Books, Armageddon Productions, 2018; 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

#22 ~ Collier - Patricia Lake, Jasper Park, Alberta
Lot #22

Artist: Alan Caswell Collier ~ Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see Alan Caswell Collier, Of Man and Nature, by Doren Martin, Ottawa Art Gallery, 1998; the RCA presented an exhibition and catalogue of Alan's work An Artist's Journey - Alan Collier, R.C.A. in 1991; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.200 for paintings in the N.G.C.; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.135; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.69, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 20, pg. 298, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#413 ~ Collings - On the Smiths - Sandwich
#414 ~ Collings - Untitled - The Homestead
Lot #413, Lot #414

Artist: Charles John Collings ~ Canadian

Reference: see Charles John Collings, by I.Thom, V.A.G., 1990; Charles John Collings [1848-1931], by J.Langmann, Uno Langmann Limitd; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.200, as well as exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.78; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1 pg.136 included on www.british-columbia-artists.ca

#415 ~ Cosgrove - Nude Study
Lot #415

Artist: Stanley Morel Cosgrove ~ Canadian CGP, RCA

Reference: see Cosgrove, by J.Bazin, Collection Signatures, 1980; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.213; A.G.O, by the A.G.O., pg.81; Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald, pg.145 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.73, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pg.83 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.82

#23 ~ Cote - Nord N.F.L.D.
#24 ~ Cote - Le Cul De L
Lot #23, Lot #24

Artist: Bruno Cote ~ Canadian

Reference: see Bruno Cote, Beyond the Land, by R.Babinska, Vincent Fortier Publishing, 2003; artist's website at www.brunocote.com; biographies in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.343, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.74, Westbridge Pub., 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 21, pg. 500, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#25 ~ Cowley - August 8, 1977
Lot #25

Artist: Reta Madeline Cowley ~ Canadian CSPWC

Reference: see Reta Summers Cowley, by T.Fenton, Mendel Art Gallery, 2006; Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Women, by M.Newman, pg.29; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.150; Saskatchewan: Art and Artists, by N.Dillow, pg.28, MacKenzie Art Gallery, 1971; Watercolour Painting in Saskatchewan 1905-1980, by Robert D. Christie, Mendel Art Gallery, 1981; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 1999; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.138, Garland Pub., 1995; represented by art placement, Saskatoon

#202 ~ Cran - Gold Still Life  #PP
#203 ~ Cran - Green Still Life  #Proof
#416 ~ Cran - Seville  #31/32
Lot #202, Lot #203, Lot #416

Artist: Christopher Cran ~ Canadian RCA

Reference: see Chris Cran Paintings: 1993-1996, by N. Tousley, Art Gallery of Peel, 1996; Chris Cran, by J.Drouin-Brisebois, R.Doherty, B.McCulloch, N.Tousley and W.Wood, National Gallery of Canada, 2016; biography and other example in A Measure of Success: Graduates of the Alberta College of Art 1963-1984, by V.Greenfield, 19, A.C.A.D., 1985 and Contemporary '88 Calgary, by M.B.Laviolette, pg.56, Olympic Arts Festival, 1988; see website www.vanitygallery.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; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 22, pg. 167, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

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#417 ~ Day - Spring Melody
Lot #417

Artist: Nancy Day ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: artist's website at www.nancyday.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

#305 ~ de Andreis - The Cavalier
Lot #305

Artist: Alex de Andreis ~ British

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

#26 ~ de Grandmaison - The Stump - Blackfoot Indian from Gleichen
#27 ~ de Grandmaison - Grasshopper Sarcee
Lot #26, Lot #27

Artist: Nicholas de Grandmaison ~ Canadian ASA, MSA, RCA

Reference: 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

#418 ~ Desrosiers - Untitled - Spring Thaw
#419 ~ Desrosiers - Untitled - Summer Cottage
Lot #418, Lot #419

Artist: Jean-Guy Desrosiers ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.417, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Magazin'Art Biennial Guide 1998-1999, by Editart, pg.295, Magazin'Art, 1998; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.91, Westbridge Pub., 1999

#204 ~ Dicey - Untitled - Abstract Motions
#205 ~ Dicey - Untitled 2296
Lot #204, Lot #205

Artist: Mark Douglas Dicey ~ Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at www.markdicey.ca; see more work by the artist in his exhibition Each Painted Document at the Nickle Galleries, Calgary, February 1 to April 7, 2018; represented by Jarvis Hall Gallery, Calgary; 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

#28 ~ Dingle - Golden Light, Terra Cotta, Ont.
Lot #28

Artist: John Adrian Darley Dingle ~ Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: biography and another example in N.G.C. Canadian Art, Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.274; biography in A Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald, pg.180; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.105; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 93, Westbridge Pub., 1999; and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.103; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 27, pg. 471, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

#420 ~ Duma - Untitled - Prairie Sunset
#421 ~ Duma - Hillside, Winter
#422 ~ Duma - Orchard House
Lot #420, Lot #421, Lot #422

Artist: William [Bill] Duma ~ Canadian ASA, RCA

Reference: see Founders of the A.C.A. by L.Greenfield, pg.79 for biography and another example of the artist's work; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.12, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.90, UofC Press; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.98, Westbridge Pub., 1999; chosen for the Artist of the Year, 2002 by Trout Unlimited Canada, Calgary

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#206 ~ Edmonson - Internal Landscapes
Lot #206

Artist: Greg Edmonson ~ 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 Collectors' Gallery, Calgary and Bugera Matheson Art Gallery, Edmonton

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