Artist Marion Florence Nicoll
Title Play #Proof
Media colour clay print on paper
Size 10 x 15 in. / 25.4 x 38.1 cm.
Sold $180 Estimate $300 - $400
signed and dated in print lower right; signed, titled, dated '1963' and numbered along bottom; unframed; glue stains in margins and top corners; some handling marks noted
proceeds will be donated to the Kiyooka Ohe Art Centre and Sculpture Park in Springbank, Alberta. KOAC is a contemporary art centre founded by artists Harry Kiyooka and Katie Ohe where visitors can visit an impressive collection of outdoor sculptures while enjoying the sanctuary of the natural environment. For more information or to donate directly, visit koartscentre.org.
Marion Florence Nicoll ~ [1909-1985] Canadian ASA, RCA
see Marion Nicoll, A Retrospective 1959-1979, by E.A.G., 1975; Marion Nicoll R.C.A., by B.Joyner, Masters Gallery, 1979; Marion Nicoll, Art and Influences, by C.Jackson, Glenbow Museum, 1986; Marion Nicoll: Silence and Alchemy, by Ann Davis and Elizabeth Herbert, University of Calgary Press,2013; see Founders of the A.C.A., by V.Greenfield, pg.94 for biography; see Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.110-112; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.5, pg.1383, Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.54, Westbridge Pub., 2001 and in North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.406-407, Garland Pub., 1995; 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