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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Magnetawan River
Alfred Joseph Casson
oil on panel (9.25x11.25 in) 1934
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Going to Sell the Wood
Allen Sapp
acrylic (30x48 in) 1972
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Untitled (Spirit Dream)
Norval Morrisseau
Acrylic (60x40 in)
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The Gale 42/50
Sybil Andrews
lino-cut prints (8x9.25 in) 1930
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Bringing More Wood Into The House
Allen Sapp
Acrylic (18x24 in) 1976
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Lost Channel, Moira River
Manly MacDonald
oil on canvas (20x26 in) 1942
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Woodland, October 1962
Alfred Joseph Casson
oil on panel (12x14.75 in) 1962
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Iroquois
Jean Paul Riopelle
oil on canvas (21x24 in) 1977
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Pattern at Shalesplitters, Opabin, Yoho Park
Robert Genn
acrylic (11x14 in) 2010
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Prairie Winter Mishap
William Kurelek
Mixed Media (12.85x18.5 in) 1970
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