William Henry Clapp R.C.A.

Sunburst Nudes

oil on board
15x18 in.
$6,000 Cdn.

Maxwell Galleries Ltd., San Francisco, California;
Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver;
Private collection

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.…