Artist Arnold Shives
Title Pink Blossom #1/30
Media colour etching on paper
Size 23 x 16.5 in. / 58.4 x 41.9 cm.
Frame Size 31.5 x 25.75 x 1 in.
Sold $180 Estimate $100 - $150
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat
corporate collection, Calgary
Arnold Shives ~ [b.1943] Canadian
see artist's website at www.ashives.com; see Arnold Shives: Prints, by G.Bellerby, A.G.G.V., 1983; biography and another example in Printmaking in British Columbia 1889-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; Carmanah - Artistic Visions of an Ancient Rainforest, ed. A.Hansen, pg.138, Western Canadian Wilderness Society, 1989; Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, V.A.G., 1983; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.22, Westbridge Pub., 2003; represented by Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary and Atelier Gallery, Vancouver