Joyner’s Canadian Art Auction, 1st Session

May 27, 2008

LOT 66
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.
  • ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.

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ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.

THE RAILWAY STATION IN UXBRIDGE, 1926

oil on board
signed
9 1/2 ins x 11 ins; 23.8 cms x 27.5 cms
good condition

Estimate $20,000-$25,000

Realised: $69,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

During 1926 Casson was invited to become a full member of the Group of Seven. He was also elected, in the same year, to the Royal Canadian Academy, was a co-founder of a major national society, The Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour and joined the commercial art firm of Sampson Matthews Limited.

This work is being sold to benefit the St. George’s Society of Toronto and the Ontario College of Art and Design.

Additional Info:

Department: Canadian Fine Art
Medium: Paintings
Signed