Henry Glyde Wanted for Purchase or Consignment

(1906 - 1998) ASA, CSGA

Born in Luton England, Henry Glyde studied at the Royal College of Art from 1926 to 1930. He continued his art studies in Italy, France, Belgium and London. Following his studies, he became an art instructor at the Croyden School of Art and at the High Wycombe School of Art. With this experience, he was able to come to Canada and take the position of Head of the Art Department at the Institute of Art in Calgary, Alberta in 1935. He later became Head of the department of Fine Arts at the University of Alberta, a position which he held until his retirement from teaching in 1966. He also served as Head of the Painting Division at the Banff School of Fine Arts. Throughout his distinguished teaching career, he remained active as a painter and graphic artist.
Along with A.Y. Jackson, he was commissioned by the National Gallery of Art in 1943, to paint a series of works depicting the Alaska Highway. He was a member of the Canadian Society of Graphic Artists, and Alberta Society of Artists. He died in 1998.

Consignments

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Historical Sale Highlights

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Taking Hay into the Barn
Allen Sapp
acrylic (12x16 in) 1974
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Winter, St. Hilaire
Alexander Young Jackson
oil on panel (8.5x10.5 in) 1925
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Packaged in the Warmth of the Day
Robert Genn
Acrylic (14x18 in) circa 2011
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Untitled (Natives Canoeing the River)
Frederick Arthur Verner
watercolour (15x24 in) 1878
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Load of Logs
Maud Lewis
oil on board (12x14 in) circa 1955
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On The West Coast Trail
Robert Genn
oil on canvas (20x24 in) 2010
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A Spire in the Bugaboos
Robert Genn
Acrylic on canvas (16x20 in) 2013
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Caughnawaga Indians at Camp
Cornelius Krieghoff
oil on canvas (17x26 in) 1860
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Mist Fantasy
James Edward Hervey MacDonald
Sampson Matthews Silkscreen (30x40 in) circa 1948
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Sara in a Serious Mode
Robert Genn
Acrylic (14x18 in) 1982
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