Charles Bronfman’s Claridge Collection – Canadian Fine Art

November 06, 2013

LOT 138
RITA COHEN
  • RITA COHEN

138

RITA COHEN

YELLOW LIGHTS

acrylic on canvas, unframed
signed, titled, dated ‘91 on reverse
63 ins x 36 ins; 160 cms x 91.4 cms

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Rita Cohen is a Montreal-based artist, who studied at the University of Manitoba Art School from 1948 to 1954, and at the Ecole des Beaux Arts with Arthur Lismer from 1943 to 1945, and also from 1958 to 1868. Her works are found in major collections in Canada, the United States, and Israel. Cohen has also participated in nearly fifty exhibitions worldwide over her career, and she is the major contributing artist in the Palliative Care Unit's gallery at the Montreal General Hospital.