BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS  

Ethel Annie Leather (Mrs. F. Leather)
(nee Simpson, m Francis Simeon Leather)

December 30 1861 - October 19 1957

Island Arts and Crafts Society
IACS LIST OF EXHIBITORS
5th ANNUAL EXHIBITION - LIST OF ARTISTS

Ethel Annie Leather was born in Cheshire, England. She came to British Columbia c1889.

She exhibited with the Island Arts and Crafts Society from 1911 to 1941.

She exhibited at the Vancouver Exhibition in 1926.

She was widowed when she died in Duncan in 1957 at the age of 95, her occupation noted as "home duties" according to B.C. Vital Statistics on-line database.

Exhibitions

DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK
1911 Oct. 5 - 7 IACS Alexandra Club   2nd Annual Cottage and Darwin Tulips
Parrott Tulips
Afterglow on Cowichan River
Gathering Lavender
Salt Spring Island
Maple Bay
Calochortus
Broom on Beacon Hill

References

EARLY PAINTERS AND ENGRAVERS IN CANADA (refer to H70)

ISLAND ARTS AND CRAFTS SOCIETY - List of Exhibitors

ARTISTS IN CANADA 1982 - UNION LIST OF ARTISTS' FILES (refer to AIC82)

BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA (refer to BIAC03)
      2 references to Harper (above) and Dictionary of Women Artists (Petteys).

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

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