Maxwell Bates R.C.A.

Susan, 1978

oil on canvas
24x20 in.
$12,000 Cdn.

TrepanierBaer Gallery, Calgary
Private collection, Calgary

RCA, ASA, CGP, CSGA, CSPWC (1906-1980). Born in Calgary, Alberta, he was largely a self-taught painter, printmaker and architect and is considered, along with W.L. Stevenson, an innovator of Expressionism in Canada. He went to England in 1931 and after the war returned to Calgary where he was associated with…