Canadian Fine Art Auction

November 23, 2015

LOT 122
RALPH WALLACE BURTON
  • RALPH WALLACE BURTON
  • RALPH WALLACE BURTON
  • RALPH WALLACE BURTON

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RALPH WALLACE BURTON

ST. ELIAS RANGE - YUKON, FROM ALASKA HWY.

oil on canvas
signed and dated ‘64
23 ins x 31 ins; 59.1 cms x 79.4 cms

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $4,598
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Between September 9 and October 30, 1964, Burton travelled to the Yukon with fellow painters Maurice Haycock and A.Y. Jackson. This canvas would have been worked up in his Ottawa studio from a sketch (yet unlocated) executed on this trip.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Ottawa