Media lino block on paper
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
signed, titled, dated '75' and numbered along bottom; framed; small stain in right margin noted
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
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