Charles Bronfman’s Claridge Collection – Canadian Fine Art

November 06, 2013

LOT 167
STEVE MENNIE
  • STEVE MENNIE

167

STEVE MENNIE

PLAYGROUND

acrylic on canvas
48 ins x 60 ins; 121.9 cms x 152.4 cms

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $5,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Steve Mennie was born in 1945 in Revelstoke, British Columbia, and graduated in 1968 from the Ontario College of Art, in Toronto, Ontario. He worked as a freelance illustrator in Toronto for two years before retuning to BC in 1970. Mennie has worked in various media, including hand-pulled silkscreen, acrylic, oil and watercolor He has exhibited since the 1970’s both nationally and internationally and his works are part of major corporate and public collections across Canada. In addition, Mennie has been commissioned twice by Canada Post to design commemorative postage stamps.