Media colour monoprint on paper
Size 3.75 x 4.25 in. / 9.5 x 10.8 cm.
Frame Size 11.5 x 11.5 x 1.25 in.
Sold $600 Estimate $600 - $800
estate stamp lower left; bears title and inscription 'study for illustration in Le Grand Silence Blanc' on gallery label verso
private collection, Calgary
Clarence Alphonse Gagnon ~ [1881-1942] Canadian RCA
see Clarence A. Gagnon, by A.Robson, Ryerson Press, 1938; Catalogue Of Memorial Exhibition Of C. Gagnon / J.W. Beatty, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1942; Clarence Gagnon, by R.Boissay, Heritage Brouquet, 1988; The Prints of Clarence Gagnon, by I.Thom, A.G.G.V., 1981; biography and another example in N.G.C. - Vol.2, G-K, ed. C.Hill, pg.5; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.127; Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.86, Musee du Quebec, 1988; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.2, pg.244; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.2, Westbridge Pub., 2000