Media watercolour on paper
Size 9.75 x 14 in. / 24.8 x 35.6 cm.
Frame Size 17 x 20.75 x 0.75 in.
Sold $1,100 Estimate $400 - $800
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $800 - signed and dated lower right; bears title on backing; framed
according to the donor, this painting was done while the artist was a student at the Banff School of Fine Arts
Generously donated by an anonymous supporter of the Whyte Museum
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995