Media lino block on paper
Size 3.75 x 5 in. / 9.5 x 12.7 cm.
Frame Size 9.25 x 10.25 x 1 in.
Sold $600 Estimate $250 - $350
signed and titled along bottom; framed; the print is actually framed with the reverse side out and signed and titled along bottom [her signature in the block is reversed]; Margaret Shelton's funeral invitation attached to backing
MSBP #7, ed: unknown
private collection, Calgary
Margaret Shelton ~ [1915-1984] Canadian ASA, CPE
Margaret Shelton: Block Prints 1936-1984, by P.Ainslie [MSBP#], Glenbow Museum [no date]; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.132; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.90; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.28, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; included in Alberta Society of Artists, the First Seventy-Five Years, by K.Zimon, pg.43, U of C Press; biographies in Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.507 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed.J.Heller, pg.507, Garland Pub., 1995