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#524 ~ Theoret - Untitled - Brown Bear
#525 ~ Theoret - Untitled - Green Bear
#526 ~ Theoret - Untitled - Dancing Bear  #4/30
Lot #524, Lot #525, Lot #526

Artist: Vance Theoret ~ [20th century] Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at www.vancetheoret.com

#527 ~ Thornton - Untitled - Under the Arbutus Tree
Lot #527

Artist: Mildred Valley Thornton ~ [1890-1967] Canadian

Reference: see Mildred Valley Thornton, 1890-1967, by Butler Galleries and Westbridge Fine Arts; The Life and Art of Mildred Valley Thornton, by Sheryl Salloum; Mother Tongue Publishing Limited, Salt Spring Island, 2011; biographies in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Women, by M.Newman, pg.252; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.63, Westbridge Pub., 2003; included in British Columbia Women Artists 1885-1985, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.375

#528 ~ Townsend - Untitled - Stormy Coast, Vancouver
Lot #528

Artist: H. William Townsend ~ [1940-2017] 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

#529 ~ Tschernigoff - Untitled - An Exciting Ride
Lot #529

Artist: . Tschernigoff ~ [19/20th century]

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#530 ~ Turner - Winter Chinook
Lot #530

Artist: John Davenall Turner ~ [1900-1980] 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

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#531 ~ Uhthoff - Untitled - Indian Days
Lot #531

Artist: Ina D.D. Uhthoff ~ [1889-1971] Canadian

Reference: see Ina D.D. Uhthoff Memorial Exhibition, C.Graham, A.G.G.V., 1972; another example in One Hundred Years of B.C. Art, V.A.G., 1958; Permanent Collection, A.G.G.V., 1964; The Mountains and the Sky, by L.Render, pg.98; From Desolation to Splendour, by M.Tippett, pg.124-6, Clarke Irwin; biography and another example in Printmaking in British Columbia 1889-1983, by N.Tuele, 1984, A.G.G.V.; excellent biography on the Canadian Women Artists History Initiative site http://cwahi.concordia.ca developed through the Department of Art History at Concordia University, Montreal; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 76, Westbridge Pub., 2003

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#532 ~ Varley - Goats
Lot #532

Artist: Frederick Horsman Varley ~ [1881-1969] Canadian CGP, OSA, RCA

Reference: see F.H. Varley Paintings 1915-1954, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1954; F.H. Varley, A Centennial Exhibition, by C.Varley, Edmonton Art Gallery, 1981; Varley, by P.Varley, Key Porter Books, 1983; F.H. Varley, Portraits Into Light, by K.Atanassova, Dundurn Press, 2007; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.319; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.486; R.C.A.A., pg.411 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.385; Mastin, pg.64-71; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.81

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#229 ~ Warhol - Wayne Gretzky  #186/300
Lot #229

Artist: Andy Warhol ~ [1928-1987] American

Reference: see Andy Warhol Prints - A Catalogue Raisonne, by E.Feldman, Editions Schellman, N.Y. 1985; The Andy Warhol Prints Diaries, by P.Hackett, Warner Books, 1989; see Who Was Who in American Art, by P.H.Falk, Vol.3, pg.3465, Sound View Press, 1999; biography in 1991/92 PrintWorld Directory, by S.Smith, pg.931; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 10, pg.638

#230 ~ Will - Nothing
Lot #230

Artist: John Will ~ [b.1939] 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

#231 ~ Willmore - Morning - Lake Kanasuta
Lot #231

Artist: Jeff Willmore ~ [b.1954] 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

#533 ~ Wilson - Blue Spectre
Lot #533

Artist: Ronald York Wilson ~ [1907-1984] Canadian CGP, OSA, RCA

Reference: see York Wilson, Retrospective 1927-1973, by R.Bradley, Sarnia Public Library and Art Gallery, 1974; York Wilson, His Life and Work, 1907-1984, by L.Wilson, Carleton University Art Gallery, 1997; biography and another example in N.G.C., Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.334; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.515; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.110, Westbridge Pub., 2003; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.432 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.403

#534 ~ Wong - Deep Sleep Winter [Vermillion River, Kootenay Park BC]
Lot #534

Artist: Mathew Wong ~ [20/21st century] Chinese/Canadian

Reference: currently represented by Stephen Lowe Gallery, Calgary http://www.stephenloweartgallery.ca/

#535 ~ Wu - Paris Dream IV
Lot #535

Artist: Johnson Wu ~ [b.1959] Canadian

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#117 ~ Yuzbasiyan - Empire Sandy with Norwegian Ship
Lot #117

Artist: Arto Yuzbasiyan ~ [b.1948] Canadian

Reference: see Arto Yuzbasiyan, Urban Rhythms, F.Lungu, Galerie d'art Vencent, 2004; listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.1102, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.121, Westbridge Pub., 2003

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#118 ~ Zach - Bounty Hunter  #4/36
#119 ~ Zach - Happy Hour  #11/36
Lot #118, Lot #119

Artist: Vilem Zach ~ [b.1946] Canadian

Reference: artist's web site at www.vilemzach.com; exhibited at Gainsborough Galleries and others; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 122, 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

#536 ~ Zednik - Untitled - Woman from Buck Lake
Lot #536

Artist: Jane Zednik ~ [b.1953] Canadian

Reference: biography and another example in Alberta Now, by T.Fenton, EAG, 1980; represented by Russell Gallery of Fine Art and Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina

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