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Ted Harrison

Ted Harrison

Ted Harrison
Canadian Art Online auction

Lot # 316

Ted Harrison
OC SCA 1926 - 2015 Canadian

Carcross Boat
acrylic on canvas
signed and on verso signed, titled and dated 1981
24 x 36 in  61 x 91.4cm

Acquired directly from the Artist by the present Private Collection, British Columbia

The boat in this painting is not unfinished. Ted Harrison produced a number of works in which the subject was intentionally left colourless to dramatize the two major components of his style - the drama of the land, its people and the light. The reason he never painted faces on his subjects, and in this case, the colour on the boat, was to encourage the viewer to use their own imagination.

Estimate: $15,000 ~ $20,000 CAD

Sold For: $20,000.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)

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