A.Y. Jackson R.C.A.

Rocky Mountains

oil on panel
10.5x13.5 in.
$29,000 Cdn.

Private collection, Vancouver;
Sale of Heffel Fine Art, November 24, 2005, lot 103;
Private collection

“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…