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Lot #37

Artist Alex Janvier
Title Eagle Insect #20/49
Hover & Zoom

Media colour silkscreen on paper
Dated 1975
Size 24.25 x 38.25 in. / 61.6 x 97.2 cm.
Sold $425 Estimate $200 - $400

Notes
signed, titled, dated, numbered and inscribed 'EP-069' along bottom; unframed; several large tears in margin, tape stains, handling marks and surface dirt noted

Provenance
from the Estate of Dr. Margaret [Marmie] Perkins Hess, see some additional information at Canadian Museum of History Announces Major Bequest of Inuit Art from the late Dr. Margaret Hess


Biographical Information
Alex Janvier ~ [b.1935] Canadian RCA
see The Art of Alex Janvier: His First Thirty Years, 1960-1990, by L.Martin, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, 1993; Alex Janvier, by Greg Hill, National Gallery of Canada,2016; as well as Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.24 and 86; Time for Dialogue, by J.Cardinal-Schubert, pg.17, Calgary Aboriginal Awareness Society, 1992; see Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.3, pg.540; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.76, Westbridge Pub., 2000 and Artists of Alberta, by S.Baker, pg.30, U. of A. Press, 1980 for biographies; exhibited at Wallace Galleries, Calgary among others; member of the Alberta Order of Excellence, inducted 2010 and Member of the Order of Canada, inducted 2007; was awarded the Governor General's Award in Visual and Media Arts in 2008

Sold
CAD $425 - Paddle # 8986
Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
8986
3/9/2019 4:42:48 PM
CAD $425
5229
3/9/2019 3:21:04 PM
CAD $400
8986
3/9/2019 3:20:55 PM
CAD $375
5229
3/9/2019 3:20:55 PM
CAD $350
8986
3/9/2019 10:48:32 AM
CAD $325
7227
3/9/2019 8:48:47 AM
CAD $300
8929
3/9/2019 3:21:45 AM
CAD $275
8986
3/8/2019 6:38:54 PM
CAD $250

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