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Lot #3

Artist Barbara Ballachey
Title Dark Grotto
Hover & Zoom

Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 2009 --20
Size 24 x 18 in. / 61 x 45.7 cm.
Frame Size 25 x 19 x 1 in.
Sold $900 Estimate $900 - $1,800

Notes
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $1,800 - signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Reference
This painting is one of a group working with an idea of 'waterfall’; exploring the movement of the water, the solidity of the earth, the shifting of light. Barbara graduated from the University of Calgary, with a Bachelor in Fine Arts in 1971 and like many landscape painters of her generation, started as an abstract painter. Her work can be found in numerous public and private collections including the Alberta Art Foundation, the Edmonton Art Gallery, the Glenbow Museum and the University of Calgary.

Provenance
Generously donated by Barbara Ballachey; represented by The Edge Gallery, Canmore, see website at edgegallery.ca


Biographical Information
Barbara Ballachey ~ [b.1949] Canadian ASA
see Barbara Ballachey, by Edmonton Art Gallery, 1974; biography in Contemporary '88 Calgary, by Olympic Arts Festival; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.49, U. of A. Press, 1980; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.4, Shell Canada, 1977; Spaces and Places: Eight Decades of Landscape Painting in Alberta, by J.Ironside, pg.94, A.A.F., 1986; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.15, Westbridge Pub., 1999

Sold
CAD $900 - Paddle # 100968
Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
100968
6/12/2021 8:39:22 PM
CAD $900
9085
6/12/2021 1:12:04 PM
CAD $850
100819
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $800
9085
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $750
100819
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $700
9085
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $650
100819
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $600
9085
6/4/2021 9:03:37 AM
CAD $550

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