PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD, O.S.A., R.C.A.
BEACHSIDE, LAKE ONTARIO C. 1912-14
oil on double-sided board
signed on the reverse
8.5 ins x 10.25 ins; 26 cms x 21.6 cms
According to the consignor of this painting, this scene most likely depicts Cherry Beach which is located along the shoreline of Toronto - much has changed in the interceding century. The two figures are the artist's sister and her friend. The verso shows a scene of the shoreline looking back toward Toronto.
Estate of the Artist
Private Collection, Toronto