A.Y. Jackson R.C.A.

Laurentians Near Loup Garou, March 1957

oil on board
8.5x10.5 in.
$28,000 Cdn.

signed lower right, titled and dated to verso

Private collection, Calgary

“Seldom was there found a subject all composed and waiting to be painted; out of a confusion of motives the vital one had to be determined upon. Sketching here demanded a quick decision in composition, an ignoring or summarizing of much of the detail, a searching-out of significant form, and…