Canadian Fine Art Auction

November 23, 2015

LOT 130
WILLIAM ARMSTRONG
  • WILLIAM ARMSTRONG
  • WILLIAM ARMSTRONG
  • WILLIAM ARMSTRONG
  • WILLIAM ARMSTRONG

130

WILLIAM ARMSTRONG

NIPIGON, H.B. POST

watercolour
signed with monogramme and titled
6.75 ins x 9.75 ins; 17.1 cms x 24.8 cms

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $4,012
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This lot is sold together with a copy of Henry C. Campbell’s book, Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong.

Literature:

Henry C. Campbell, Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong, McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto/Montreal, 1971, pages 88-90 for a discussion of Armstrong’s Nipigon works.

Provenance:

Collection of Helen Hope Baynes Rudge, Toronto
Collection of Elizabeth Rudge Tucci, Toronto
Private Collection, U.S.A. (by descent)