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The Buchanan Bequest, City of Lethbridge Fine Art Collection:
The Buchanan Bequest consists of 66 works donated from Donald W. Buchanan's personal art collection to the City of Lethbridge after his untimely death in 1966. Since 1979 the Southern Alberta Art Gallery has housed this collection on behalf of the City of Lethbridge.

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Auguste Renoir / Letter, 1903 Auguste Renoir / Letter, 1903

Pen and ink on graph paper

29cm x 21cm

J.W. Morrice / Tangier, 1912 J.W. Morrice / Tangier, 1912

Oil on panel over pencil

29.7cm x 33.5cm

F.H. Varley / Eskimo Trading Post, 1938 F.H. Varley / Eskimo Trading Post, 1938

Watercolour

36.5cm x 42cm

David Milne / The Blue Bottle, 1941 David Milne / The Blue Bottle, 1941

Watercolour on paper

36.1cm x 54cm

Massimo Campigli / untitled, 1944 Massimo Campigli / untitled, 1944

Drawing, pencil on paper

55.6cm x 41.7cm

B.C. Binning / Arrival, 1945 B.C. Binning / Arrival, 1945

Pen and ink on paper

65.6cm x 81.3cm

Jori Smith / Portrait of a girl, 1945 Jori Smith / Portrait of a girl, 1945

Chalk pastel on paper drawing

45.3cm x 41.5cm

Paul Emile Borduas / Garde- Robe Chinoise, 1947 Paul Emile Borduas / Garde- Robe Chinoise, 1947

Oil on linen canvas

37.7cm x 47.8cm

Paul Emile Borduas / L'Attente de Pylones, 1950 Paul Emile Borduas / L'Attente de Pylones, 1950

Coloured ink on paper

43.6cm x 49.7cm

Maxwell Bates / Railway Worker, 1952 Maxwell Bates / Railway Worker, 1952

Drawing, pen, ink and watercolour on paper

65.4cm x 54.5cm

Josef Herman (Attr.) / Souvenir of La Rochepot, 1952 Josef Herman (Attr.) / Souvenir of La Rochepot, 1952

Pencil, ink was on paper

20.3cm x 29.3cm

Henri Matisse / untitled, 1953 Henri Matisse / untitled, 1953

Lithograph

105.3cm x 82.5cm

Francesco Tabusso / Fallen Tree, 1954 Francesco Tabusso / Fallen Tree, 1954

Oil on burlap canvass

58.8cm x 92.8cm

Harold Town / Centaur Entering a School of Barbizon Forest, 1956 Harold Town / Centaur Entering a School of Barbizon Forest, 1956

Print, Mono

73.9cm x 63.7cm

Robert Varvarande / Painted Stone, 1956 Robert Varvarande / Painted Stone, 1956

Paint on stone sculpture

11cm x 17cm x 9cm

Abram Krol / The Cock, 1957 Abram Krol / The Cock, 1957

Intaglio Print

63cm x 49.3cm

Kuzuo Nakamura / Green Plants, 1959 Kuzuo Nakamura / Green Plants, 1959

Oil on masonite

50.1cm x 62.9cm

Alfred Pellan / La Boite a Surprise, 1960 Alfred Pellan / La Boite a Surprise, 1960

Oil on Board

48.3cm x 40.5cm

Micheline Beauchemin / La Revolte du Oui, 1960 Micheline Beauchemin / La Revolte du Oui, 1960

Tapestry, coloured wood, cotton backing

92.7cm x 184.5cm

Leon Bellefleur / Arpeges De Nuit, 1961 Leon Bellefleur / Arpeges De Nuit, 1961

Oil, Canvas

68.7cm x 59.9cm

Therese Guite / untitled, 1962 Therese Guite / untitled, 1962

Screen, wax resist on silk with velvet panel/silk backing

152.4cm x 66.2cm

Victor Tolgesy (Attr.) / Seed and Flower, 1963 Victor Tolgesy (Attr.) / Seed and Flower, 1963

Bronze sculpture (cast) with marble base

34.5cm x 17cm

Maxwell Bates / Beggar 2, N.D. Maxwell Bates / Beggar 2, N.D.

Lithograph

70.7cm x 60.5cm

Pancho Tlaminque / untitled, N.D. Pancho Tlaminque / untitled, N.D.

Ink, gouache on handmade natural fiber paper

104.5cm x 124.9cm

Alfred Pellan / Bourgade, N.D. Alfred Pellan / Bourgade, N.D.

Drawing, pencil on paper

37.5cm x 47.6cm

Jack Nichols / untitled, N.D. Jack Nichols / untitled, N.D.

Lithograph

73cm x 57.8cm

Oscooz / Boy and Ship, N.D. Oscooz / Boy and Ship, N.D.

Oil on canvass

65.5cm x 55.5cm

Ossip Zadkine / The Human Forest, N.D. Ossip Zadkine / The Human Forest, N.D.

Bronze Sculpture

65cm x 40cm x 41cm

Sing Lim / Faces, N.D. Sing Lim / Faces, N.D.

Pencil on paper

71.3cm x 56cm

Goodridge Roberts / Nude in Interior, N.D. Goodridge Roberts / Nude in Interior, N.D.

Oil on masonite

139.5cm x 170cm

Guy Desbarats Jr / Priest with revolver, N.D. Guy Desbarats Jr / Priest with revolver, N.D.

Ink on paper

44.4cm x 44.4cm

James Boyd / Lapis Philosphorum, N.D. James Boyd / Lapis Philosphorum, N.D.

Collagraph, coloured ink on paper (print)

56.1cm x 71.2cm

Raoul Dufy / Still Life Before a Window, N.D. Raoul Dufy / Still Life Before a Window, N.D.

Watercolur on paper

73.5cm x 88.5cm

Andre Jasmin (Attr.) / Uni, N.D. Andre Jasmin (Attr.) / Uni, N.D.

Coloured ink on paper

54.7cm x 40.8cm

unknown / Palm Leaf, N.D. unknown / Palm Leaf, N.D.

Wood carving, gilt surface

70cm x 14cm x 2.5cm

unknown / Seal Diving, N.D. unknown / Seal Diving, N.D.

Soapstone carving

23.5cm x 18.1cm

unknown / Duck, N.D. unknown / Duck, N.D.

Soapstone carving

6cm x 11cm x 4cm

unknown / Plate, N.D. unknown / Plate, N.D.

Hand-painted ceramic

29.5cm diameter

unknown / Fantasy Bird (Hen), N.D. unknown / Fantasy Bird (Hen), N.D.

Hand-painted ceramic sculpture with cork

27cm x 29cm x 13cm

unknown / Fantasy Bird (Owl), N.D. unknown / Fantasy Bird (Owl), N.D.

Hand-painted ceramic sculpture

13cm x 11cm x 19cm

unknown / Horse, N.D. unknown / Horse, N.D.

Bronze Sculpture

4.5cm x 6cm x 2cm

unknown / Straw Basket (with Ten Straw Decorations), N.D. unknown / Straw Basket (with Ten Straw Decorations), N.D.

Basket, woven straw

13cm x 21.7cm

unknown / Bowl (Decorated with Flowers, Birds and Squirrels), N.D. unknown / Bowl (Decorated with Flowers, Birds and Squirrels), N.D.

Gourd, bowl painted - lacquered

10cm (Height) x 23.5cm (Diameter)

unknown / Fantasy Armadillo, N.D. unknown / Fantasy Armadillo, N.D.

Hand-painted ceramic sculpture

5cm x 17cm x 5cm

Margaret S. Galvan / Pueblo Bowl, N.D. Margaret S. Galvan / Pueblo Bowl, N.D.

Ceramic, slip - painted bisque ware - burnished

11cm (Height) x 19cm (Diameter)

unknown / Ceramic Tile Vessel with Face, N.D. unknown / Ceramic Tile Vessel with Face, N.D.

Ceramic tile, unglazed

16cm x 11.5cm

unknown / Black Ceramic Head, Hollow with Handle, N.D. unknown / Black Ceramic Head, Hollow with Handle, N.D.

Ceramic, raku-fired

24cm x 15cm x 14cm

unknown / Fantasy Duck, N.D. unknown / Fantasy Duck, N.D.

Ceramic sculpture

14.5cm x 18cm x 9.5cm

unknown / Head of Cherub with Gilded Wings, N.D. unknown / Head of Cherub with Gilded Wings, N.D.

Wood, plaster and paint on sculpture

14cm x 35cm x 6cm

unknown / Wooden Ornament with Painted Face, N.D. unknown / Wooden Ornament with Painted Face, N.D.

Hand-painted wood sculpture

5.1cm x 4.5cm x 4.5cm

unknown / Carved Head, N.D. unknown / Carved Head, N.D.

Stone sculpture

5cm x 6cm x 6.5cm

unknown / Vase, N.D. unknown / Vase, N.D.

Raku - Fired clay

10cm (Height) x 10.5cm (Diameter)

unknown / Carved Coconut Head, N.D. unknown / Carved Coconut Head, N.D.

Paint on carved coconut

17.5cm x 13.4cm x 16cm

Jacques de Tonnancour (Attr.) / Sculptured Head, N.D. Jacques de Tonnancour (Attr.) / Sculptured Head, N.D.

Ceramic tile on wood base

8cm x 5cm x 5cm

unknown / Orange Bowl, N.D. unknown / Orange Bowl, N.D.

Ceramic, glazed undercoat

6.5cm x 9.5cm

unknown / Mexican Bat, N.D. unknown / Mexican Bat, N.D.

Ceramic Sculpture

17.5cm x 11cm x 10cm

unknown / Jaguar Head, N.D. unknown / Jaguar Head, N.D.

Ceramic sculpture

3.5cm x 3cm x 4cm

Donald W. Buchanan / A not always Reverent Journey, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / A not always Reverent Journey, N.D.

Photograph

125cm x 104.7cm

Donald W. Buchanan / Grapes and Leaves, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / Grapes and Leaves, N.D.

Photograph

104.7cm x 125cm

Donald W. Buchanan / Prairies, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / Prairies, N.D.

Photograph

104.8cm x 124.9cm

Donald W. Buchanan / Mihrab, 15th Century, The Friday Mosque, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / Mihrab, 15th Century, The Friday Mosque, N.D.

Photograph

71.3cm x 56cm

Donald W. Buchanan / Election Day, Udine, Italy, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / Election Day, Udine, Italy, N.D.

Photograph

48.8cm x 37.5cm

Donald W. Buchanan / First Lodgers in the Palace Venice, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / First Lodgers in the Palace Venice, N.D.

Photograph

74cm x 58cm

Donald W. Buchanan / Homeward Bound. Dijon, France, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / Homeward Bound. Dijon, France, N.D.

Photograph

74.2cm x 58.9cm

Donald W. Buchanan / If Jongkind only knew, Paris, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / If Jongkind only knew, Paris, N.D.

Photograph

58.8cm x 74.2cm

Donald W. Buchanan / A Visitor from Yucatan World's Fair, Brussels, N.D. Donald W. Buchanan / A Visitor from Yucatan World's Fair, Brussels, N.D.

Photograph

71.2cm x 56cm

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