Marion Nicoll R.C.A.

Guaycura I – Red Rock, Black Rock

oil on canvas
40x50 in.

signed and dated ’60 lower right
signed, titled and dated ’66 to reverse

Estate of Alison Hymas, Toronto;
Sale of Waddington’s, Canadian Fine Art Auction, Monday November 19, 2018, lot 37

1909-1971 Marion Florence S. Mackay Nicoll was born in Calgary, Alberta. In high school, she took extra curricular painting classes at St. Joseph’s Convent, Red Deer, Alberta (1925-1926). She studied at the Ontario College of Art, Toronto, but she did not finish because of an illness. She then studied under…