Peter Clapham Sheppard Wanted for Purchase or Consignment

(1882 - 1965) OSA, RCA

Peter Clapham Sheppard was born in Toronto on October 21, 1881. He apprenticed at engraving houses such as at Rolph, Clark, Stone Ltd. in Toronto, where he became a highly skilled lithographer. He received his art training at the Central Ontario School of Art and Design and the Ontario College of Art under George Reid, John William Beatty, and William Cruickshank. Between 1912 and 1914, he obtained nine Honors Diplomas for for painting, drawing, and composition and won the Sir Edmund Walker Scholarship and the Stone Scholarship (Life Classes).

After 1912 Sheppard travelled extensively throughout Europe and the United States. He was elected a member of the Ontario Society of Artists in 1918 and an Associate of the Royal Canadian Academy in 1929. His works were shown in many of the annual R.C.A., O.S.A. and C.N.E. exhibitions, alongsie works by well-known artists like Tom THomson, Frederick Varley and J.E.H. MacDonald. His works were also included in The British Empire Exhibition, Wembley 1925, L’Exposition D’Art Canadien, Paris 1927, The Exhibition of Contemporary Canadian Painting (Southern Dominions) 1936 and The World’s Fair, New York 1939.

Sheppard’s work is held in collections including the Art Gallery of Ontario, the Canadian War Museum and the National Gallery of Canada.

Consignments

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Historical Sale Highlights

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Winter Schoolhouse
Maud Lewis
oil on board (12.75x12.75 in) circa 1958
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Coles Ferry from Across the Bay
Manly MacDonald
oil on canvas (20x26 in) 1940
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Reclining Nude
Lionel LeMoine Fitzgerald
mixed media (11x14.5 in) 1940
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Whistler Passage
Robert Genn
Acrylic (20x24 in) 1993
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A Winnipeg Street
Walter Joseph Phillips
Woodblock (4.5x6.25 in) 1927
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Granite Ridge
Walter Joseph Phillips
watercolour (11x8.5 in) 1921
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Indian Family Cooking at Camp
Cornelius Krieghoff
oil on canvas (11.5x16 in) 1850
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Untitled - 1968
Marian Dale Scott
oil on canvas (34x36 in) 1968
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Cybernation
Fritz Brandtner
oil (7.5x12.5 in) 1930
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Towards Lunnys Island
Robert Genn
acrylic on canvas (11x14 in) 2009
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