Lot # 124
Spring 2016 - 2nd Session Live auction

Alexander Young (A.Y.) Jackson
ALC CGP G7 OSA RCA RSA 1882 - 1974 Canadian

Farm at St. Tite des Caps
oil on canvas
signed and on verso signed, titled, dated 1937 and inscribed "Studio Bldg., Severn St., Toronto"
21 x 26 1/4 in  53.3 x 66.7cm

Provenance:
Private Collection, Ontario

Literature:
A.Y. Jackson, “There Is Still Snow in Quebec,” The Tangent, annual of the Students' Club, Ontario College of Art, 1929, page 46
Robert Ayre, Montreal Standard, January 14, 1939
A.Y. Jackson, A Painter’s Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson, 1958, pages 63 and 64

Exhibited:
W. Scott & Sons, Montreal, A.Y. Jackson, January 15 - 29, 1938, titled as St. Tite-des-Caps
W. Scott & Sons, Montreal, A.Y. Jackson, January 1939, titled as Winter Morning, St.-Tite-des-Caps
Art Gallery of Toronto, A.Y. Jackson: Paintings, 1902 – 1953, October – November 1953, traveling to the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, December 1953 – January 1954, titled as Farm, St. Tite des Caps, catalogue #63

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Estimate: $300,000 ~ $500,000 CAD  
Sold for: $354,000 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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