Media graphite on paper
Size 5 x 8 in. / 12.7 x 20.3 cm.
Frame Size 12.25 x 14.75 x 0.75 in.
Sold $650 Estimate $300 - $400
signed with initials and dated lower left; framed with archival mat
the 1940 painting Gatineau Madonna in the National Gallery of Canada
Winchester Galleries, Victoria, label verso
Andre Charles Bieler ~ [1896-1989] Canadian CGP, CSGA, CSPWC, FCA, OSA, PDCC, RCA
see Retrospective Exhibition of Andre Bieler, by R.Ayre, A.E.A.C., 1963; Andre Bieler, An Artist's Life and Times, by F.Smith, Merritt Publishing, 1980; Andre Bieler in Rural Quebec, by F.Smith, A.E.A.C., 1988; Andre Bieler, by D.Karel, Les Presses de l'Universite Laval, 2003; Painters of Quebec,by M.Barbeau, p.24, 1946, Ryerson; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.92; Images of the Land, 1919-1945, by P.Ainslie, pg.65; Printmaking in Quebec, 1900-1950, by D.Martin, pg.50, Musee du Quebec, 1988; Westbridge,Vol.1, pg.31; R.C.A.A., pg.36 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.32