Media bronze with leather necklace
Size 2.5 x 4 x 0.5 in. / 6.4 x 10.2 x 1.3 cm.
Sold $180 Estimate $50 - $100
LOT OF TWO; signed with initials and dated on left cheek; signed verso; minor surface dirt noted
from the Estate of Dr. Margaret [Marmie] Perkins Hess, Calgary
Dora De Pedery-Hunt ~ Canadian OSA, RCA
see Medals, Canadian Stage and Arts Publications, 1973 ca.; Dora De Pedery-Hunt Sculpture, by D.De Pedery-Hunt, Prince Arthur Galleries, 1978 ; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.268 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O. pg.356; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., by E.McMann, pg.198; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.176 [under de] and in Vol.5, pg.1559 [under Pedery]; see also Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.89, Westbridge Pub., 1999 and North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.150, Garland Pub., 1995