Fine Prints and Photography Auction

March 10, 2015

LOT 126
Alexander Young Jackson (1882-1974)
  • Alexander Young Jackson (1882-1974)
  • Alexander Young Jackson (1882-1974)

126

Alexander Young Jackson (1882-1974), Canadian

VINTAGE OF 1930 (CHRISTMAS CARD)

Colour silkscreen heightened with watercolour on blue wove paper; signed and titled in blue pen and ink, a folded card opening with Jackson’s handwritten annotation: “To Chuck and Dorothy/ with best wishes/ from Alex Jackson... When Christmas cards used to be Canadian” in blue pen and ink. Unframed.
Image 3.25" x 3.75" — 8.3 x 9.5 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Christmas card sent to Chuck (Charles) and Dorothy (Matthews) from the artist in 1930