Canadian Fine Art

November 18, 2019

LOT 118
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

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FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

DEER HUNTING IN MUSKOKA, 1873

oil on canvas
signed and dated
13 ins x 19 ins; 33 cms x 48.3 cms

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $28,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

"The Exhibition of the Ontario Society of Artists", Canadian Illustrated News 7 (3 May 1873). p. 275, reproduced in line p. 276.
Dennis Reid, Our Own Country Canada, Being an Account of the National Aspirations of the Principal Landscape Artists in Montreal and Toronto 1860-1890 (Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1979), p. 240.

Provenance:

Acquired from the artist by W.H. Howland, President of the Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto, May 1873
Laing Galleries, Toronto, February 1968
Galerie Walter Klinkhoff, Montreal
Private Collection, Toronto

Exhibited:

The Exhibition of the Ontario Society of Artists, 1873
Art Gallery of Ontario, Collector's Canada, 1988, cat. no. 13.
University of Toronto Art Centre, Beaver Tales: Canadian Art and Design, 16 September - 6 December 2008