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#201 ~ Aldin - Untitled - Cornucopian Futurist
Lot #201

Artist: Fahri Aldin ~ [b.1950] Canadian

Reference: see more on the artist at http://www.fahrialdin.com/index.html

#401 ~ Alig - Untitled - Purple and Blue Abstract
Lot #401

Artist: Jutta Alig ~ [1938-2010] Canadian/German

Reference: artist's obituary may be read at www.legacy.com/obituaries/calgaryherald/obituary.aspx?n=jutta-alig&pid=146394996

#402 ~ Amos - Portrait of William Blake
Lot #402

Artist: Robert Edward Amos ~ [b.1950] Canadian

Reference: 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

#403 ~ Armington - L
#404 ~ Armington - La Casa di Desdenona Venice  #59/100
Lot #403, Lot #404

Artist: Caroline Armington ~ [1875-1939] Canadian

Reference: see Caroline and Frank Armington - Canadian Painter-Etchers in Paris, by N.Parke-Taylor, Art Gallery of Peel, 1990; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.17; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.7; biographies in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 1, pg.242; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.9, Westbridge Pub., 1999; North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, ed. J.Heller, pg.30, Garland Pub., 1995; Who Was Who in American Art, by P.H.Falk, Vol.1, pg.238, Sound View Press, 1999; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 5, pg. 141, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009

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#301 ~ Baake - Untitled - Quiet Cove
Lot #301

Artist: Boleslaw Baake ~

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#1 ~ Bates - Ilfracombe Harbour, Eng.
Lot #1

Artist: George William Bates ~ [b.1930] Canadian

Reference: 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

#2 ~ Batsch - Untitled - Chief Crowfoot
Lot #2

Artist: Brian Batsch ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: see artist website www.brianbatsch.com

#405 ~ Bauman - Redwood Meadows - Reflections
#406 ~ Bauman - Policeman
#407 ~ Bauman - Kananaskis Autumn
Lot #405, Lot #406, Lot #407

Artist: Lois Bauman ~ [b.1943] Canadian ASA

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#408 ~ Bell - Boats at Hastings  #3/40
Lot #408

Artist: Alistair Macready Bell ~ [1913-1997] Canadian RCA

Reference: see Alistair Bell - Prints, 1935-1981, by I.Thom [Thom1#], A.G.G.V., 1982; Alistair Bell - Prints, 1982-1992, by I.Thom [Thom2#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1992 and Alistair Bell Prints 1993-1997 [Thom3#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1998 for a complete listing of the artist's graphic work; Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, by V.A.G., pg.400; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.72; biography and example in The White Line - Wood Engraving in Canada since 1945, by G.Brender a Brandis, pg.69 , The Porcupine's Quill Inc. 1990; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.135

#3 ~ Bell-Smith - Selkirk Mts. Sketch
Lot #3

Artist: Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith ~ [1846-1923] Canadian OSA, SCA, RCA

Reference: see Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith [1846-1923], by R.Boulet, A.G.G.V., 1976; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.76; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.17 for other examples; biographies in Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.36; E.P.E.C., by R.Harper, pg.26 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.27, Westbridge Pub., 1999; exhibition list in R.C.A.A., pp.28-32 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pp.26-28

#302 ~ Besperstov - Cape Kazanty
Lot #302

Artist: Yakov Tarasovich Besperstov ~

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#409 ~ Bieler - La Chapelle de St. Famille  #74/125
#410 ~ Bieler - Island Memory
Lot #409, Lot #410

Artist: Andre Charles Bieler ~ [1896-1989] Canadian CGP, CSGA, CSPWC, FCA, OSA, PDCC, RCA

Reference: 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

#4 ~ Bittar - Towards the Mosque, Morocco
Lot #4

Artist: Antoine Bittar ~ [b.1957] Canadian

Reference: see Antoine Bittar - Beyond Borders, by R.Babinska, published by Galerie d'art Vincent, Ottawa, 2000; listed in Guide Vallee, III Edition, by F.Vallee, pg.271, pub. Le Guide Vallee, 1992; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.34, Westbridge Pub., 1999

#202 ~ Bloore - Untitled - 08/9/81
Lot #202

Artist: Ronald Langley Bloore ~ [1925-2009] Canadian FCA

Reference: see R.L. Bloore Sixteen Years: 1958-1974 by T.Fraser, Windsor Art Gallery, 1975; Ronald Bloore, Not Without Design, by T.Heath,Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1993; Five Painters from Regina, by the N.G.C., 1961; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.33; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.98; Visions: Contemporary Art in Canada, by R.Bringhurst, pg.98; Selected View: The Longstaffe Collection 1959-1984, by L.Farrell-Ward, V.A.G., pg.38; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 2, pg.93

#411 ~ Bolt - Innocence  #76/150
Lot #411

Artist: Ronald Bolt ~ [b.1938] Canadian OSA

Reference: Mexico 90/93: Paintings, Drawings, Constructions, by D. G. Taylor, Art Gallery of Northumberland, 1994; 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

#303 ~ Bouvard - Untitled - Boating in Venice
#304 ~ Bouvard - Untitled - Venice Canal
Lot #303, Lot #304

Artist: Antoine Bouvard ~ [1870-1956] French

Reference: other images and links at www.artcyclopedia.com; well known painter of canal scenes; trained as an architect, he became Director of Architectural Services for the Seine in Paris

#305 ~ Breanski - Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe. N.B.
Lot #305

Artist: Alfred Fontville de [Junior] Breanski ~ [1877-1955] British

Reference: son of well known British painter Alfred de Breanski Senior [1852-1928] Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 2, pg.114

#5 ~ Britton - Untitled - Winter Stream
Lot #5

Artist: Harry Britton ~ [1878-1958] Canadian OSA, RCA

Reference: see A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.46 and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.134 for other examples; see Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.86 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.46, Westbridge Pub., 1999 for biographies; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.46 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.44

#6 ~ Brooks - Morning River, Elora
Lot #6

Artist: Frank Leonard Brooks ~ [1911-2011] Canadian CPE, CSGA, OSA, RCA

Reference: see Leonard and Riva Brooks, Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende, by J.Virtue, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2001; Leonard Brooks, 1950-1984, by the Canadian Embassy for Mexico, 1984; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.139; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.48; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.91; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.47, Westbridge Pub., 1999; author of The Many Ways of Water & Colour, North Light Pub.,1977; and Oil Painting, Traditional and New, Reinhold Pub., 1995; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.48 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.45

#7 ~ Brown - Arupa-Esash, Crow
Lot #7

Artist: Harley W. Brown ~ [b.1939] Canadian

Reference: see Shell Canada Collection, by B.Shammas, pg.8, Shell Canada, Calgary, 1977; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 48, Westbridge Pub., 1999; 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

#8 ~ Brownridge - Where the Dream Begins - Bottrel, Alta.
Lot #8

Artist: William [Bill] Roy Brownridge ~ [b.1932] Canadian ASA

Reference: article in Canadian Golden West, by P.Befus, Vol.XIII, No.5; biography in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.36, Fifth House Pub., 1994 and Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg.49, Westbridge Pub., 1999; 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

#203 ~ Burke - Raven
Lot #203

Artist: Paul Burke ~ [20/21st century] Canadian

Reference: 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

#9 ~ Burns - Untitled - The Keeper
Lot #9

Artist: Michael Burns ~ [b.1954] Canadian

Reference: see Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 52, Westbridge Pub., 1999; 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

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