Canadian Fine Art Auction

May 28, 2018

LOT 54
MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN, R.C.A.
  • MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN, R.C.A.
  • MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN, R.C.A.
  • MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN, R.C.A.

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MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN, R.C.A.

VIEW OF THE ROCKIES FROM THE ECHO RIVER

gouache
signed with initials, Cullen Inventory No. 404; also signed on the reverse by a number of artists including Cullen, Pilot, Dyonnet and others.
5.75 ins x 5 ins; 14.6 cms x 12.1 cms

Estimate $2,500-$4,000

Realised: $3,120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Sylvia Antoniou writes: “Cullen and his wife travelled to Banff in the summer of 1930... Paintings of the Rockies were exhibited favourably at the Canadian National Exhibition in August in Toronto and the Annual Academy exhibition in November”.

Literature:

Sylvia Antoniou, Maurice Cullen, Queen’s University, Kingston, 1982, page 42.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Montreal