Size 9.25 x 12 in. / 23.5 x 30.5 cm.
Sold $16 Estimate $10 - $12
hardcover with dust jacket; approx. 74 pages.; illustrated in colour; small inscription and stamp inside cover; some tears and handling marks in dust jacket noted
Author: Max Foran and Nonie Houlton; Publisher: The University of Calgary Press
Roland Gissing ~ Canadian ASA
see Roland Gissing, The People's Painter, by M.Foran, UofC Press, 1988 for many examples of the artist's work; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2 pg.278 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.12, Westbridge Pub., 2000; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.149 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.145; included in The Alberta Society of Artists: Sixty Years, by M.Joslin, E.A.G., 1992; Colgate, pg.184; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 55, pg. 369, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009