Illingworth Kerr R.C.A.

Bush Trail, 1978

oil on canvas board
12x16 in.

signed lower left
titled and dated to the verso

Illingworth Holey Kerr, “Buck,” painter, illustrator, writer (b at Lumsden, Sask 20 Aug 1905; d at Calgary 6 Jan 1989). Kerr attended Central Technical School, Toronto, and Ontario College of Art. He also studied at Westminster School of Art, London, in 1936 and, returning to Canada, taught at Vancouver School…