Media enamel on paper board
Size 9 x 11.25 in. / 22.9 x 28.6 cm.
Frame Size 15.5 x 17.5 x 1.5 in.
Estimate $8,000 - $10,000
signed lower right; framed
copy of photograph of consignor's mother with artist attached verso
purchased directly from the artist; from a Montreal estate
Maud Lewis ~ [ca.1903-1970] Canadian
see From Ben Loman To The Sea, by L.Woolaver, Nimbus Publishing, 1979; Illuminated Life of Maud Lewis by L.Woolaver, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia / Nimbus Pub.1996; included in A Compendium of Canadian Folk Arts, by T.Kobayashi, pg.130, Boston Mills Press, 1985; An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art, by B.McKendry, pg.177, self published, 1999; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.3, by C.MacDonald, pg.837; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.2, pg.121, Westbridge Pub., 2000; listed on www.artcyclopedia.com