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Lot #1309

Artist Margaret Shelton
Title The Old Library, Calgary #103/200
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Media lino block on paper
Dated 1941
Size 3.75 x 5.25 in. / 9.5 x 13.3 cm.
Frame Size 9.5 x 10.75 x 0.75 in.
Sold $275 Estimate $250 - $350

Notes
signed, titled, dated '75' and numbered along bottom; framed; small stain in right margin noted

Reference
MSBP #47, ed:200; also titled 'Calgary Public Library' and 'First Public Library, Calgary'; Masters Gallery, Calgary exhibition invitation attached to backing with water colour of same subject illustrated on front

Provenance
private collection, Calgary


Biographical Information
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

Sold
CAD $275 - Paddle # 9156
Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
9156
5/15/2021 3:06:16 PM
CAD $275
9411
5/15/2021 3:00:55 PM
CAD $250
9156
5/15/2021 3:00:21 PM
CAD $240
9411
5/15/2021 2:58:55 PM
CAD $230
9156
5/15/2021 2:28:21 PM
CAD $220
7798
5/15/2021 2:24:06 PM
CAD $210
9156
5/15/2021 12:51:04 PM
CAD $200
9411
5/15/2021 12:32:42 PM
CAD $190

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