Title: The Collector's Dictionary of Canadian
Artists at Auction: Volume IV S-Z
Authors: Anthony R. Westbridge & Diana L. Bodnar
Publisher: Westbridge Publications Ltd.
Price: $45.00 (Can.) plus shipping & handling and applicable
Cover Type: Soft Cover
"I use it all the time. And I assume that
anyone in the business of collecting Canadian art uses it too .This
dictionary is one of the basic reference tools everyone needs."
David P. Silcox, Managing Director, Sotheby's Canada Inc.
"This handy and concise secondary market dictionary is an
invaluable reference source and an essential addition to every Canadian
art collector's library."
Robert Heffel, Vice President, Heffel Fine Art Auction House
Volume four, S-Z, of The Collector's Dictionary
of Canadian Artists at Auction, is the final volume in this important
series that has taken more than three years to produce. Volume one
(A-F) was published in 1999, with volume two (G-L) and volume three
(M-R) appearing in 2000 and 2001 respectively. The Dictionary, which
provides pertinent market information on both prominent and lesser
known artists, is the first comprehensive biographical reference source
on secondary market artists to be published in Canada. The four volume
set features more than 3,900 biographical sketches and cross-references
to Canadian artists, and historical artists active in Canada during
their career, from the 1700s to the present, and whose work, in all
mediums, has sold at auction since 1977 and been recorded in the Canadian
Art Sales Index.
Volume Four features more than 700 artists, S-Z, as
well as an addendum for the first three volumes, A-R, with
over 800 new entries and cross-references.
Each artist entry includes, where known: