Canadian Art

March 27 — April 01, 2021
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LOT 23

Lot 23

MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.

MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.
Lot 23 Details
MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.

A NIGHT, 1955

ink on paper
signed, titled, and dated
sight 11 ins x 16.25 ins; 27.9 cms x 41.3 cms

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $3,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.
  • MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.
  • MICHAEL SNOW, R.C.A.
Provenance:

Estate of Ray Jessel, Los Angeles, California

Literature:

"The Michael Snow Project, Visual Art 1951-1993, Art Gallery of Ontario and The Power Plant, 1994," illus. pg 256, fig. 149.

Ray Jessel in the 1960's, photograph courtesy of Michael Snow featured in Toronto Life Article "The Amazing Adventures of Michael Snow: an uncensored history of Toronto's most notorious art star" - March 27, 2013

CONDITION DETAILS

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