Lot # 039
Post-War & Contemporary Art Live auction

Jack Hamilton Bush
ARCA CGP CSGA CSPWC OSA P11 1909 - 1977 Canadian

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oil on canvas
on verso signed, titled, dated 1963 and inscribed "oil" / "to Barry Austin with best wishes, love and all that jazz, Jack"
80 x 70 in  203.2 x 177.8cm

Provenance:
A gift from the Artist to Barry Austin, December 1964
Evelyn Aimis Fine Art, Toronto
Christie's, New York, May 8, 1984, lot 23
Frank H. Porter, Cleveland
The Main Trust of Frank H. Porter, Cleveland
Acquired from the above by a Private Collector
Open House, Christie's, New York, January 12, 2009, lot 59
Miriam Shiell Fine Art, Toronto
Private Collection, Alberta

Literature:
Elizabeth Kilbourn, “Art and Artists: The Greenberg Gospel,” The Toronto Daily Star, February 22, 1964, page 30
Iris Nowell, Painters Eleven: The Wild Ones of Canadian Art, 2009, reproduced page 52

Exhibited:
Gallery Moos, Toronto, Jack Bush, February 20 – March 4, 1964, catalogue #5
Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Bush and Perehudoff: Modern to Contemporary, May 28 – June 25, 2011

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