Henry Glyde Wanted for Purchase or Consignment

(1906 - 1998) ASA, CSGA

Born in Luton England, Henry Glyde studied at the Royal College of Art from 1926 to 1930. He continued his art studies in Italy, France, Belgium and London. Following his studies, he became an art instructor at the Croyden School of Art and at the High Wycombe School of Art. With this experience, he was able to come to Canada and take the position of Head of the Art Department at the Institute of Art in Calgary, Alberta in 1935. He later became Head of the department of Fine Arts at the University of Alberta, a position which he held until his retirement from teaching in 1966. He also served as Head of the Painting Division at the Banff School of Fine Arts. Throughout his distinguished teaching career, he remained active as a painter and graphic artist.
Along with A.Y. Jackson, he was commissioned by the National Gallery of Art in 1943, to paint a series of works depicting the Alaska Highway. He was a member of the Canadian Society of Graphic Artists, and Alberta Society of Artists. He died in 1998.

Consignments

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Historical Sale Highlights

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Houses and Trees (Round Forms II)
David Milne
oil on canvas (18x24 in) 1915
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Untitled (Spirit Dream)
Norval Morrisseau
Acrylic (60x40 in)
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Untitled 'Colour Abstract'
Marian Dale Scott
acrylic (18x14 in) 1988
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The Red River in Winter 160/250
Walter Joseph Phillips
colour woodcut (5.25x8.75 in) 1927
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Pompeii Study 2/9
Sorel Etrog
Bronze (9x1.75x1.75 in) 1972
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Avalanche
Henriette Fauteux-Masse
mixed media (14x10.75 in) 1960
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Fluctuating Planes
Jock MacDonald
Watercolour (16x18 in) 1952
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The Long Summer of Tuk
Robert Genn
Acrylic (14x18 in)
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Winnipeg, 1845 (Looking South)
Ernest J. Hutchins
tempra & watercolour (12x14 in) 1911
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Vapours Around the Mountain Curled
Walter Joseph Phillips
wood block prints (8.75x11 inch) 1938
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