Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 23.75 x 17.75 in. / 60.3 x 45.1 cm.
Frame Size 35.75 x 28 x 1.75 in.
Sold $850 Estimate $600 - $1,200
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $1,200 - signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed
He has exhibited in over 500 group shows and 47 solo shows across Canada and around the world. Most recently, Laing was elected Honorary Fellow of The Royal Society of Painters and Printmakers [London, England] and was recently appointed to the order of the University of Calgary, where is a professor Emeritus of Art.
Generously donated by Bill Laing and Herringer Kiss Gallery, Calgary, see website at herringerkissgallery.com
William [Bill] John Houston Laing ~ [b.1944] Canadian
see William Laing, A Journey, by A.Davis, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, 1997, exhibition held at the Nickle February through April, 1997; Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.54, U. of A. Press, 1980; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.94-96; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg. 104; included in the University of Calgary Millenium Portfolio, 1999 as a faculty member