The Art of Canada Auction (Canadian Art)

May 30, 2016

LOT 140
GEORGE AGNEW REID, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.
  • GEORGE AGNEW REID, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.
  • GEORGE AGNEW REID, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.
  • GEORGE AGNEW REID, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.

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GEORGE AGNEW REID, O.S.A., P.R.C.A.

HAYSTACKS

oil on canvas, laid down on board
15.25 ins x 13.25 ins; 38.7 cms x 33.7 cms

Estimate $2,500-$3,000

Realised: $4,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

At the age of ten, George Reid announced to his skeptical farming family that he intended to be a painter of pictures. Reid attended art school in Toronto and then studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, one of the leading institutions of the day. Two decades later he would become founding president of the Ontario College of Art.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: Canadian Fine Art
Medium: Paintings