Media lino block on paper
Size 3.75 x 5.25 in. / 9.5 x 13.3 cm.
Frame Size 13.5 x 15 x 1 in.
Sold $160 Estimate $150 - $200
signed in block lower left; bears title on gallery label verso; estate stamp on backing; framed with archival mat; chip in frame lower right corner
MSBP #49, ed: unknown
The Collectors' Gallery of Art, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary
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