The American and Canadian Salon
February 26 — March 03, 2022
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
BENJAMIN SAYRE CORY KILVERT (1879-1946)
Gift of the Estate of Mr. James H. Sherrard to the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB, Accession No. 1962.23;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery
Benjamin Sayre Cory Kilvert was born in 1879 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He was the son of Francis Edwin Kilvert, mayor of Hamilton, Ontario (1877-78). He left Canada to study at the Art Students' League in New York City under Robert Henri (1865-1929), the Ashcan artist. He died in New York City in 1946.