Henri Léopold Masson R.C.A.

Near Ripon, QC

oil on canvas
18x24 in.

Downstairs Gallery, Edmonton;
Woltjen / Udell Gallery, Edmonton;
Masters Gallery Ltd., Calgary;
Collection of Ralph and Sonja Estelle, Victoria

Masson, Henri Léopold, painter (b at Spy, Belgium 10 Jan 1907; d at Ottawa 9 Feb 1996). Largely self-taught, Masson combined his narrative abilities with a fluid Group of Seven style. He lived in Ottawa from 1921 and began exhibiting nationally in 1938 and internationally in 1946. His themes reflect…