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NEWS: Lawren Harris – Star of Sotheby’s Canada Auction

Lawren Harris’s sketch of Nerke, Greenland sold for $1.8 million, far beyond its pre-sale estimate of $300,000 to $500,000, at the Sotheby’s Canada auction on Monday. Lawren Harris, Icebergs and Mountains, Greenland, 1932. (Not from the sale) Image: According to the Virtual Museum of Canada, “Lawren Harris strove to embody the spiritual essence of the universe through simplified, archetypal
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