UPwithART 2.0 - 24-30 May 2020

William “St. Thomas” Smith

Title Misty Harbour
Medium Watercolour on gouache
Image Size 9 in x 13 in

Donated by Museum London

Value: $750

Artist Bio:

William St. Thomas Smith was born in Belfast, Ireland in 1862. and died at St. Thomas, Ontario. His family emigrated to Canada when he was young, they settled in Beaverton, Ontario. He studied at the Ontario College of Art. His work was often done in watercolour, his subject usually landscapes and seascapes. Smith’s art was exhibited at the Ontario Society of Artists, the Royal Canadian Academy, the Toronto Industrial Exhibition and many commercial galleries. He received an honorary degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1940. He died in St. Thomas, Ontario in 1947.

This item is our Registration Prize and is therefore not part of the auction. Note: Only participants who register on Auctria before 24 May are entered into the draw.