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Item Name: Print
Title: Two Houses in Spring
Maker: Christopher Pratt
Year: 1968
Materials: serigraph
Measurements: 27.5cm x 73cm
ID Number: PC85.11

Extended Label Info: Christopher Pratt (1935-) was born in St. Johns, Newfoundland. Christopher Pratt first started painting watercolours in 1952. In 1953 he attended Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick as a student in pre-medicine. At Mount Allison he quickly became interested in Fine Arts, especially painting. He was encouraged to paint by Lawren P. Harris and Alex Colville. From 1957-1959 Pratt studied at the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland. In 1959 Pratt returned to Mount Allison University to complete in 1961 a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. His work is found in many public collections including the Art Gallery of Ontario, the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, the Vancouver Art Gallery, the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, The Rooms, and the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.