Shades of Grey: Prints & Photography Online Auction

November 03, 2016

LOT 21
Tim Du Vernet  (20th century)
  • Tim Du Vernet  (20th century)
  • Tim Du Vernet  (20th century)
  • Tim Du Vernet  (20th century)

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Tim Du Vernet (20th century), Canadian

PORTRAIT OF CANADIAN ARTIST BARKER FAIRLEY (1887-1986)

Gelatin silver print mounted
Sheet/Overall 19.8" x 15.7" — 50.4 x 39.9 cm.; 20" x 15.25" — 50.8 x 38.7 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $480
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

According to the artist, he made only one photograph of this subject in this size. Du Vernet also made only one of a smaller size measuring 14” x 11”.

This portrait of Fairley was photographed for Sylvia Du Vernet’s book, “Georgian Bay Beckons”.