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#94 ~ Tatossian - Untitled - Autumnal Stream
Lot #94

Artist: Armand Tatossian ~ Canadian RCA

Reference: listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.1059, 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

#94.1 ~ Thauberger - Red and White Winter
Lot #94.1

Artist: David Thauberger ~ Canadian

Reference: see David Thauberger Paintings 1978-1988, by P.White, Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1988; included in Contemporary Canadian Art, by D.Burnett/M.Schiff, pg.283, Hurtig Pub., 1983; included in Visions: Contemporary Art in Canada, ed.R.Bringhurst et al, pg.58, Douglas and McIntyre, 1983; work included on Mackenzie Art Gallery website; exhibited at Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina and Masters Gallery, Calgary; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.58, Westbridge Pub., 2003

#474 ~ Thomson - Untitled - Autumn Trees
Lot #474

Artist: George Thomson ~ Canadian OSA

Reference: see George Thomson Retrospective, by B.Meehan, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, 1996; Photographs by Tom Thomson,by Dennis Reid, NGC, Bulletin 16/1970; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.292; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.441; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.374; Robson, pg.164; Colgate, pg.95; 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 elder brother of Tom Thomson

#245 ~ Town - The Sign  #1/1
Lot #245

Artist: Harold Barling Town ~ Canadian RCA

Reference: see Harold Town - The First Exhibition of New Work, 1969-1973., by K. Woods, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1973; Poets and Other People, Drawings by Harold Town, by K.Saltmarche, Art Gallery of Windsor, 1980; Town, by D.Burnett, A.G.O., 1986; Silent Stars - Sound Stars - Film Stars, by Harold Town, McClelland and Stewart, 1971; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg. 316; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.463; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg. 405 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg. 378

#476 ~ Townsend - My Beach at Nanoose Bay, B.C.
Lot #476

Artist: H. William Townsend ~ Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Carmana, Artistic Visions of an Ancient Rainforest, pg.150, by Western Canada Wilderness Committee, 1989; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.69, 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

#477 ~ Turner - Junction of Elbow and Little Elbow River
Lot #477

Artist: John Davenall Turner ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: see Sunfield Painter, The Reminiscences of John Davenall Turner, by J.Turner, University of Alberta Press, 1982 and The Artful Codger, by J.Turner, Whyte Foundation, Banff, 1978; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.56, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.30, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.74, Westbridge Pub., 2003

#478 ~ Turner - Untitled - The Old Town  #15/50
Lot #478

Artist: Stanley F. Turner ~ Canadian

Reference: Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.75, Westbridge Pub., 2003

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#479 ~ Vasarely - Untitled - Cubist Composition  #99/250
Lot #479

Artist: Victor Vasarely ~ Hungarian/French

Reference: see Vasarely, 1969 and Vasarely III, 1974 by M.Joray, Editions du Griffon Neuchatel, and Vasarely in Retrospect, by J.Pollock, Rothmans of Pall Mall Canada, 1971; 1991/92 Printworld Directory of Contemporary Prints, by S.Smith, pg.920; included in Selected View: The Longstaffe Collection 1959-1984, by L.Farrell-Ward, V.A.G., pg.118; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 8, pg.479

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#95 ~ Way - Water Reflections with Mountains in the Distance
Lot #95

Artist: Charles Jones Way ~ Canadian SCA, RCA

Reference: see N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.419; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.324; charter member of the R.C.A.; Robson, pg.94; Colgate, pg.34; see biographies in Dict. Of Victorian Painters, by C.Wood, pg.186, Antique Collector's Club, 1971 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.96, Westbridge Pub., 2003; exhibition lists in M.M.F.A., pg.394 and R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.422; 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

#246 ~ Weiss - Untitled 06.111
Lot #246

Artist: Barry Weiss ~ Canadian

Reference: see more info on the artist on his website at www.barryweiss.ca

#247 ~ Will - Orange Thirty-Eight  #4/15
Lot #247

Artist: John Will ~ Canadian

Reference: see John Will - Ain't Paralyzed Yet, by C.Sowiak and J.Spalding, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary; included in the University of Calgary Millenium Portfolio, 1999 as a faculty member; 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

#480 ~ Willis - Notre Dame des Victoires, Quebec City
#481 ~ Willis - Yesterday
#482 ~ Willis - Untitled - A Purrfect Moment
Lot #480, Lot #481, Lot #482

Artist: Dorothy Henzell Willis ~ Canadian ASA

Reference: see Printmaking in British Columbia 1889-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V. for biography and another example of the artist's work; joined the Edmonton Art Club in 1927 and listed in The Changing Picture - 65 Years of the Edmonton Art Club, by T.Fenton, E.A.G., 1987; by 1945 was living in Vancouver and artist in residence at U.B.C.; biography and example at www.jwprintsandmaps.com

#248 ~ Witvliet - Untitled - Grey Plains
Lot #248

Artist: Jeroen Witvliet ~ Canadian

Reference: artist's web site jeroenwitvliet.com

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