Sybil Andrews | Towards Modernity
4th session

November 02 - November 30, 2023


This session is closed for bidding.
Current bid: $9,000 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

822957 27-Nov-2023 07:31:54 PM $9,000 AutoBid

26867 27-Nov-2023 07:31:54 PM $8,500

822957 25-Nov-2023 01:34:26 PM $8,000 AutoBid

38733 25-Nov-2023 04:41:14 AM $7,500

The bidding history list updated on: Monday, March 04, 2024 12:32:42

LOT 507

1898 - 1992

Logging Team
linocut in 3 colours, 1952
signed, titled and editioned 1/60
12 1/4 x 13 3/4 in, 31.1 x 34.9 cm

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000 CAD

Sold for: $11,250

Preview at: Heffel Vancouver

Acquired directly from the Artist
By descent to the present Private Collection, Vancouver Island

Peter White, Sybil Andrews, Glenbow Museum, 1982, reproduced page 61
Stephen Coppel, Linocuts of the Machine Age, 1995, page 119, reproduced page 119, catalogue #SA 49
Hana Leaper, Sybil Andrews Linocuts: A Complete Catalogue, Osborne Samuel Gallery, 2015, same image reproduced page 103
Janet Nicol, On The Curve: The Life and Art of Sybil Andrews, 2019, same image reproduced page 121

Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Sybil Andrews, 1982, same image, catalogue #46

Coppel writes: "This was inspired by the local logging community at Campbell River, Vancouver Island, which became the artist's home from 1947."

From an edition of 60, importantly this linocut is print #1 in the edition. This is a fine impression with full margins and strong, bold colours.

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