John Arthur Fraser R.C.A.

North Cove, Percé, Gaspé, Quebec, 1885

oil on canvas
25x54 in.

signed and dated 1885 lower left

Roberts Gallery, Toronto;
Private collection;
Private collection by descent

John Arthur Fraser (1838 – 1898) John Arthur Fraser was born in London, England and studied art at the Royal Academy School with FW Topham and Richard Redgrave. He came to Canada in 1856, and settled in Montreal. He spent time in Ottawa and Toronto working in photography. He moved…