Indian Grave Houses, 1926
Inscriptionssigned, "E. Holgate" (recto, lower right); inscribed in blue ink in an unknown hand (probably a member of Dominion Gallery), "A9428" (verso, upper tacking margin); inscribed in pencil, "E2340 / " and in ink, "7796 / [obscured] x 24 (verso, right vertical stretcher).
ProvenanceDominion Gallery, Montreal, Inventory No. A9428;
Private collection, Westmount.
ExpositionsOttawa, National Gallery of Canada; 20 November - 31 December 1927; Toronto, Art Gallery of Toronto, 7 January - 28 January 1928; Montreal, Art Association of Montreal 17 February - 25 March 1928, Exhibition of Canadian West Coast Art, Native and Modern, no. 29 as Indian Graveyard, Rocher Déboulé;
Possibly: Toronto, The Art Gallery of Toronto, Exhibition of The Group of Seven, Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour, Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers, The Toronto Camera Club, April 1930, possibly no. 68, as Indian Graves;
Montreal, Dominion Gallery, Edwin Holgate: Twenty-Five Years of Painting, 18 October - 2 November 1946, cat. no unknown.;
Montreal, Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University, September 1 to October 9, 2004; Montreal, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1 Sept 2004 - January 23, 2005, Max Stern: The Taste of a Dealer. Works from Private Collections Acquired through the Dominion Gallery, cat. no. 65, as Indian Village;
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, 26 May - 2 October 2005; Glenblow Museum, Calgary, 11 March - 4 June 2006; The McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinberg, Ont., 21 June -16 September 2006; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 6 October 2006 -7 January 2007; Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, 10 February - 15 April 2007, Edwin Holgate (1892-1977), cat. no. 41;
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, 24 Oct 2015 - 31 January 2016; Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ont., 20 February - 8 May 2016; Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ont., 24 June - 2 October 2016; Glenbow Museum, Calgary, 22 October 2016 - 29 January 2017, 1920s Modernism in Montreal: The Beaver Hall Group, cat. no. 189.
Exhibition of Canadian West Coast Art: Native and Modern, exh. cat., (s.l [Ottawa?]: The Mortimer Company Limited, 1927), no. 29 as Indian Graveyard, Rocher Déboulé;
Jacques Des Rochers, François Marc Gagnon, Édith-Anne Pageot, and Michel Moreault, Max Stern, Montreal Dealer and Patron, (Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts / Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University, n.d. [2004?]), cat. no. 65, pl. 10, as "Indian Village, 1926, Private collection.";
Brian Foss, Rosalind M. Pepall, et al., Edwin Holgate (1892-1977), (Montreal, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2005), cat. no. 41, reproduced in colour p. 116;
Jacques Des Rochers and Brian Foss, et al., 1920s Modernism in Montreal: The Beaver Hall Group, (Montreal: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2015), cat. no. 189, reproduced in colour p. 172.