Artist Janet Mitchell
Title Untitled - Children Watching Chickens
Media watercolour on paper
Size 4 x 5.75 in. / 10.2 x 14.6 cm.
Frame Size 10.5 x 11.75 x 0.75 in.
Sold $850 Estimate $200 - $250
signed with initials lower right; framed with archival mat; some scratches on frame noted
private collection, Victoria
Janet Mitchell ~ [1912-1998] Canadian ASA, CSPWC, RCA
see Janet Mitchell, Life and Art, by P.Armstrong, Hyperion Press, 1990 and Janet Mitchell, a Retrospective Exhibition, by A.Oko, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1977; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.219; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.4, pg.1240; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.37, Westbridge Pub., 2001; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.384, Garland Pub., 1995; included in Jubilee Exhibition of Alberta Paintings, by J.Nicoll, pg.23, Calgary Allied Art Centre, 1955; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website