Canadian Fine Art

November 18, 2019

LOT 85
JACK HAMILTON BUSH, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • JACK HAMILTON BUSH, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • JACK HAMILTON BUSH, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.
  • JACK HAMILTON BUSH, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

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JACK HAMILTON BUSH, O.S.A., A.R.C.A.

A PLEASANT DAY, 1953

gouache and watercolour on paper
signed and dated '53; also signed, titled, dated, and inscribed "Lake of Bays" on the reverse
22.5 ins x 31.25 ins; 57.2 cms x 79.4 cms

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $19,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings currently being prepared by Dr. Sarah Stanners.

Literature:

Christine Boyanoski, Jack Bush: Early Work, AGo (1985), pp. 24 (col. illus.), 28, 73 (b+w illus.).
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, Jack Bush: Selected Works, 1930-1976, GBG (1988), n.p. (b+w illus.).
La Parete Gallery, Fall/Winter 2011 Exhibition: Modernist Paintings, LPG (2011), n.p. (illus.).

Provenance:

Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York
Collection of William Mac Chambers, New York
Collection of David and Annette Raddock, Colorado
Private Collection, Ontario

Exhibited:

Jack Bush: Early Work, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1985-86, cat. no. 65;
Jack Bush: Selected Works, 1930-1976, Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York, 1988;
Jack Bush: The Decade of Discovery 1952-1962, Miriam Shiell Fine Art, Toronto, 1996;
Modernist Paintings, La Parete Gallery 2011.