Media graphite and conte on paper
Size 9.25 x 7 in. / 23.5 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 13.75 x 0.5 in.
Estimate $300 - $350
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; another sketch verso; framed with archival mat
D & E Lake Ltd., Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
John Martin Alfsen ~ [1902-1971] Canadian RCA, OSA, CSGA
see biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.8 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 5, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg. 7