Herb & Margot Ariss were both artists living in London, ON who supported and nurtured the artists of their generation. For the month of April we are featuring a sale of their personal art collection in our middle gallery.
Highlights include the following artworks:
David Blackwood, Two Survivors Discovered (from the Lost Party Series), Woodcut, 1964, Edition 13/21, 12 x 17 in. (pictured above) SOLD
David Blackwood is one of Canada's leading printmakers and visual storytellers. His iconic etchings of outport life illuminate Newfoundland's history, legends, and society. During the 1960s and early 1970s, Blackwood developed one of the largest thematically linked series of prints in Canadian history, The Lost Party....