William Henry Clapp R.C.A.

Nude, 1925

oil on board
15x18 in.
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Inscribed to verso:
Nude by William H. Clapp / Oakland Art Gallery / Price $100.00;

Bonhams Skinner, American & European Works of Art, September 19, 2014, no 568;
Private collection, Toronto

William Henry Clapp, landscape and figure painter (b at Montréal 29 Oct 1879; d at Oakland, Ca 21 Apr 1954). Born of American parents, Clapp lived in Oakland 1885-1900. He studied at the Art Association of Montreal 1900-03 with William Brymner, and painted at St-Joachim and Baie-Saint-Paul with Clarence Gagnon.…