Derek Michael Besant
Derek Michael Besant is a Canadian painter.
Based on ArtValue.ca records, Derek Michael Besant's estimated art value is C$1,000 (*)
Derek Michael Besant's work could be available for sale through Art Galleries or at public auction with prices in the range of C$1,000 - C$2,500, or even much higher.
ArtValue.ca has 36 auction art sale records for their acrylic painting results, with prices in the range of C$1,000 to C$2,500.
acrylic on canvas
Lot for sale by Heffel Auction House, Vancouver
Wed, May 18, 2016
Estimate $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for CAD $1,875
limited edition silkscreen on paper 10/3...
Dimensions - 38.1 cms x 56.52 cms (15 ins x 22.25 ins)
Lot for sale by Saskatchewan NAC Auction House, Regina
Sat, Oct 9, 2021
Estimate $180 - $250
Saskatchewan NAC Auction House Biography and Notes
Derek Michael Besant is a Canadian artist living in Calgary, Alberta who, since the 1980s, has created prints, watercolours and large-scale art. Since the mid-1990s, he has been working with the new technology available in photographic imaging to create experimental prints and print installations. Besant studied at University of Calgary, where he received a BFA Honours in 1973 and continued with Graduate Studies in 1974.He was the Exhibitions Designer for the Glenbow Museum in Calgary from 1973 to 1977. He taught at the Alberta university of Art and Design for forty years, retiring in 2017.