Artwork for sale
Pic Island, Lake Superior, 1922 (October)
Inscriptionssigned, "LAWREN / HARRIS" (recto, lower right); cross in circle, (verso, upper left); inscribed and signed in black ink by the artist, "Pic Island, / Lake Superior / Lawren / Harris" (verso, centre); inscribed in red pencil, "HARRY F. ROSS" (verso, upper right).
Dominion Gallery, Montreal, Inventory number G3218, 23 April 1962;
Harry F. Ross, Sillery, Quebec, 3 May 1962;
Phillips Ward-Price, Toronto, sale of 10 September 1981, lot 232;
Kaspar Gallery, Toronto, as "1923";
Private collection, Ontario
We are grateful to Charles C. Hill, CM for his contribution to the cataloging of this work.
For a related work, see, North Shore, Lake Superior (Sketch for Grey Day, North Shore, Lake Superior (Lake Superior Painting XI), Oil on wood panel, 26.3 x 35.3 cm, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg (1966.16.83). This particular work is dated Oct. 1922.