Artist Peter Shostak
Title Good Hiking Country
Media watercolour on paper
Size 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 17.1 x 24.8 cm.
Frame Size 17 x 20 x 1 in.
Sold $375 Estimate $300 - $400
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat
Canada House Gallery, Banff, label verso; from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam
Peter Shostak ~ [b.1943] Canadian
see artist's website www.petershostak.com; see When Nights Were Long, by P.Shostak, Yalenka Books, 1982; Saturday Came but Once a Week, by P.Shostak, Yalenka Books, 1984; For Our Children, by P.Shostak, Yalenka Books, 1991; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg. 23, 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; large exhibition opening Oct. 16, 2014 at West End Gallery, Edmonton