William Smith Ronald
Acrylic on canvas
By Canadian artist William Smith Ronald, R.C.A. (1926-1998)
Bought directly from the artist
In its original frame
22.8 cm x 30.5 cm (9" x 12")
With frame : 37.2 cm x 44.5 cm (14" 5/8 x 17" 1/2)
Never a stranger to polemics, Ronald is the founder of the Canadian abstract art group Painters Eleven (1954) he also did a series of portraits in Abstract Expressionist style of Canadian Prime Ministers.
Public Collections in Canada : Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queens University, Kingston; York University. Edmonton Art Gallery, Alberta.
Public Collections in U.S.A. : Guggenheim Museum, Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum, NY; Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo; Art Institute of Chicago; Princeton University Art Gallery; Hirshorn Museum, Smithsonian Institute, Washington.