Artist Antonio [Tony] Tascona
Title Tower #24/50
Media colour silkscreen on paper
Size 20.5 x 13.5 in. / 52.1 x 34.3 cm.
Frame Size 26 x 20 x 0.75 in.
Sold $375 Estimate $250 - $350
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; framed with plexiglass; some scratches on plexiglass noted
proceeds will be donated to the Kiyooka Ohe Art Centre and Sculpture Park in Springbank, Alberta. KOAC is a contemporary art centre founded by artists Harry Kiyooka and Katie Ohe where visitors can visit an impressive collection of outdoor sculptures while enjoying the sanctuary of the natural environment. For more information or to donate directly, visit koartscentre.org.
Antonio [Tony] Tascona ~ [1926-2006] Canadian MSA, RCA
see Dess[e]ins II / Drawing[s] II, by J.LeVeille, Les Editions du Ble, 2001; Tony Tascona: Resonance, by P.Bovey and J.Patten, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2001; biography and another example in A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.439; Manitoba Society of Artists by J.Stoppler, pg.519, the Manitoba Society of Artists, 2003; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.396 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.370; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.54, Westbridge Pub., 2003; Manitoba Visual Artists Index 1983, ed.T.Lysenko, pg.65, Canadian Artists Representation Manitoba, 1983