Frederick Arthur Verner A.R.C.A.

Indians in Canoe, Long Sault, Rainy River, 1887

watercolour on paper
6.5x12.75 in.
$3,500 Cdn.

signed and dated 1887 lower right
Inscribed Captain Waugh to verso

Burlington Gallery, London, England;
The Canadian Fine Arts Gallery Ltd., Toronto;
Private collection

(1836 – 1928) Frederick Verner was born in Ontario in 1836. Verner traveled to England in 1856 to study art at the South Kensington School of Art. While in England he served for the British army. Upon his return to Canada in 1862 he opened a studio in Toronto. During…