Lot 122

Harold Barling Town Abstract Painting

Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Harold Barling Town (Canadian, 1924-1990)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 1960
Materials: mixed media on canvas
Dimensions (H, W, D): 20"h, 31"w; 28.75"h, 39.75"w frame
Additional Information: Work is titled "Sound of Music." Harold Town is a founding member of Painters Eleven, a group of Torontonian artists who banded together in 1953 for the purpose of promoting and exhibiting abstract art. The group disbanded in 1960, having achieved their purpose. (sources: painters-eleven./com; canadashistory.ca). Gallery and other labels to reverse: Bennett's Antique Gallery, Canada; Property of Terra Capital Corp. Provenance: Private Collection, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Consignor is a collector focusing solely on works by Canadian artists, including pieces in this auction by Harold Barling Town, Ronald Bloore, Molly Bobak and Stanley Cosgrove.


very good, a few faint surface scuffs (condition of art only)

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