Title: The Collector's Dictionary of
Canadian Artists at Auction Volume III: M-R
Author: Westbridge, Anthony R. & Diana L. Bodnar
Publisher: Westbridge Publications Ltd.
Price: $35.00 (CAN) plus shipping & handling, and applicable
Cover Type: Soft Cover
"...this dictionary is an excellent and invaluable
industry resource, specializing as it does in Canada's most actively
traded artists at auction...it is a must for every collector's fine
art reference library..."
Geoffrey Joyner, President Joyner Fine Art Inc.
The Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at
Auction (Volume III: M-R) is an invaluable resource for art dealers,
buyers, and enthusiasts. In this the third of four volumes in the
set, Anthony Westbridge and Diana Bodnar provide comprehensive biographical
information and cross references to over 700 Canadian artists and
historical artists active in Canada during their career, from the
1700s to the present. The book provides a foundation of knowledge
for both historical trends, and the modern art-world.
Each listing includes, where known, the artist's name,
dates and affiliations, birthplace, where and under whom studied,
art style, main subject matter and principal mediums used. Additional
data pertinent to the career and reputation of the artist, including
major institutional exhibitions and collections is also listed many
details. The Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists also features
an extensive bibliography and international art institutions' abbreviations