Media watercolour on paper
Size 10 x 14 in. / 25.4 x 35.6 cm.
Frame Size 17.75 x 21.75 x 1.25 in.
Sold $110 Estimate $200 - $300
signed and dated lower right; titled and dated 'August 1st 1908' verso; framed; some surface dirt noted
private collection, Edmonton
Owen P. Staples ~ [1866-1949] Canadian CPE, CSPWC, OSA
see Owen Staples, Painter of Canada's Past, by R.Staples, Hogarth Productions, 1994; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.297 for biography; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.386 and The Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers and Engravers in Retrospect, by A.Oko, pg.77, Art Gallery of Hamilton, 1981; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.42, Westbridge Pub., 2003