Robert Pilot R.C.A.

The Thames, London

oil on board

signed lower left

Galerie Bernard desRoches, Montreal;
Private Collection, Montreal;
Private Collection, Calgary

Robert Wakeham Pilot was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland, 1898. His widowed mother married the Canadian artist Maurice Cullen in 1910 and they went back to Cullen’s home in Montreal. Young Robert often assisted his stepfather doing chores in the studio and thus learned the craft from the bottom up.…