Nora Collyer

House on Bolton Pass Road, 1940

oil on panel
16x18 in.
$22,000 Cdn.

Family of Prudence Heward;
Kastel Gallery, Montreal;
Private collection, Toronto, by descent
Masters Gallery Ltd., Calgary;
Private collection

Nora Collyer was born in Montreal. She studied at the Art Association of Montreal, one of the few art institutions that admitted female students at the time. The school was directed by RCA president, William Brymner. At the AAM (which later became the Montreal Museum of Fine Art), she received…