Frederick Arthur Verner A.R.C.A.

Untitled Portrait I, c. 1880

7.25x6.5 in.
$8,800 Cdn.

Private collection, Victoria;
By descent to private collection, Kelowna;
Private collection, Calgary

(1836 – 1928) Frederick Verner was born in Ontario in 1836. Verner traveled to England in 1856 to study art at the South Kensington School of Art. While in England he served for the British army. Upon his return to Canada in 1862 he opened a studio in Toronto. During…