Horatio Walker R.C.A.

The First Snow

oil on canvas on board
9.25x13.5 in.
$4,000 Cdn.

initialed H.W. lower left
titled with label to verso, Horatio Walker Estate stamp to verso

Private collection, Toronto;
Sale of Heffel Fine Art, August 30, 2018, lot 223;
Private collection, Calgary

Pictures, Studies and Sketches by Horatio Walker, Montross Gallery, New York, 1915, catalogue no. 23, label to verso;

RCA, AWCS, NAD, RI, RSC, SAA (1858-1938) Born in Listowel, Ontario, Walker was a self-taught painter influenced by the Barbizon School, France, Jean Millet and Homer Watson. He was introduced to painting by John A. Fraser, Henry Sandham, Lucius O’Brien and Henri Perré while working at the Notman photography studio,…