6th of 455 works found
Walk of the Mt.
Artist
Amess, Frederick Arthur
Title
Walk of the Mt.
Date
1970
Dimensions
25.0cm height x 19.7cm width
Type
print
Accession Number
2014.17.12
Collection
Permanent Collection
Gift of Les and Sandy McKinnon
Artist Fred Amess was born near London, England in 1909 and immigrated to Canada in 1913. He studied at the School of Decorative and Applied Arts from 1925 to 1929, joining the faculty in 1931. He was principal of the school from 1952 to 1970. Amess was an advocate of the Art in Living group and exhibited at such institutions as the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Vancouver Art Gallery, and Bau-Xi Gallery.