Media mixed media on paper
Size 18.5 x 23.25 in. / 47 x 59.1 cm.
Frame Size 26.75 x 31.25 x 1.25 in.
Sold $950 Estimate $600 - $1,200
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $1,200 - signed, titled and dated along bottom; signed, titled and dated on label attached verso; framed
According to the artist: 'this was created on location in the artist's small studio on Kurilskoye Lakes in 1999. Chico and Biscuit were 2 years old at the time and they could walk ice too think for heavier adult bears as they peered the depths for fish - it was late May.'
Maureen Enns ~ [b.1949] Canadian ASA
see Beauty Pageant - Paintings by Maureen Enns, by E.Brown, Peter Whyte Museum, 1984; Maureen Enns: Back of Beyond, by D.McAlear, Nickle Arts Museum, 1988; Enns, Evans and Ulrich, Walter J. Phillips Gallery/SAAG, 1977; as well as Alberta Art, Works from the A.A.F., by L.Schmidt and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.105, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.117; represented by Masters Gallery, Calgary