Art & Artists in Exhibition: Vancouver 1890 - 1950
     Home     Artists     Exhibitions     Organizations     Clippings     References    

Estelle Ceely Horan
(m Ernest Lothian Gaston)

January 3 1920 - September 12 1967

Vancouver School of Art


Ceely Horan was born in Vancouver. Her father was from France, and her mother from Scotland. She was a student at the Vancouver School of Art from 1935 to 1936, receiving a second year scholarship, and attended the school's summer camp on Savary Island in 1935.

She married Ernest Gaston in Vancouver on June 30, 1941. She died of cancer at Lions Gate Hospital in 1967 at the age of 47. The death certificate noted that she had been a "housewife at home" for the previous 26 years.

Exhibitions

DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK

References

VANCOUVER SCHOOL OF ART - LIST OF GRADUATES & STUDENTS (refer to VSA)

Attendee at the 1935 Vancouver School of Art Summer Camp
  (refer to SUMMER SKETCHING CAMP - SAVARY ISLAND)

THE SAVARY PUDDING folio by Frederick A. Amess, private collection.
   Original drawings, paintings and text by Amess, C.H. Scott, Grace Melvin,
       H. Mortimer Lamb, Plato von Ustinov, and other students and visitors.
   June 1935 (various dates), June 1939 (various dates)
   52 loose 12"x18" sheets of brown sketch paper

B.C. VITAL STATISTICS ON-LINE marriage, death (refer to BCVS)

Clippings


     Home     Copyright 2020