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William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid

William Ronald (Bill) Reid
March 2014 - 5th Session Online auction

Lot # 412

William Ronald (Bill) Reid
1920 - 1998 Canadian

The Salmon - Canada's Plea for a Threatened Species
limited edition portfolio
22 x 17 in  55.9 x 43.2cm

Provenance:
Private Collection, Alberta

This limited edition portfolio was produced under the direction of Fisheries and Marine Service, Environment Canada, Ottawa. It consists of the following sections and items:

1. The Legacy: including 5 silkscreen prints by Bill Reid.

2. The Atlantic: including 5 reproductions of 19th century prints.

3. The Pacific: including 5 reproductions of gouache paintings by David Denbigh.

4: The Cycle: including 6 reproductions of watercolours by Rudi Kovach.

5. A book titled The Salmon written by Roderick Haig-Brown, 1974, 79 pages including reproductions of colour photographs.

The portfolio is presented in its original wood and linen protective presentation box, with a bas-relief by Bill Reid.

Estimate: $1,000 ~ $2,000 CAD

Sold For: $936.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)


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