F.S. Coburn R.C.A.

The Logging Team, 1954

oil on board
9x11 in.
$4,800 Cdn.

Watson Art Galleries, Montreal;
Private collection, Toronto

F.S. Coburn was born on March 18, 1871, in the small village of Upper Melbourne in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, about 90 miles southeast of Montreal. In the close-knit community of his youth, his talent quickly became conspicuous. Soon after enrolling in the Council of Arts and Manufactures school in Montreal…