Artist John Davenall Turner
Title Cold Weather Sundogs
Media oil on wood board
Size 15.5 x 19.5 in. / 39.4 x 49.5 cm.
Frame Size 23.25 x 27 x 2 in.
Sold $475 Estimate $400 - $600
signed and dated lower right; signed and titled on backing; framed; some surface dirt and handling marks noted
John Davenall Turner ~ [1900-1980] Canadian ASA
see Sunfield Painter, The Reminiscences of John Davenall Turner, by J.Turner, University of Alberta Press, 1982 and The Artful Codger, by J.Turner, Whyte Foundation, Banff, 1978; Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.56, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.30, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.74, Westbridge Pub., 2003