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Louis Charles Springett

1853 - April 5 1940

Island Arts and Crafts Society
Vancouver Exhibition


Louis Charles Springett was born in Bruges, Belgium in 1853. He was educated in Bath, Somerset and at the South Kensington School of Art. After immigrating to Canada in 1902 he settled in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island.

He exhibited work with the Vancouver Exhibition in 1926. He also exhibited work with the Island Arts and Crafts Society from 1916 to 1930, and at the Cowichan Fall Fair in Duncan between 1902 and 1931.

He died in Victoria in 1940 at the age of 86.


Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION LOCATION

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK


References - BIBLIOGRAPHY

Refer to BIBLIO.

References - GROUP EXHIBITIONS

PROFILES OF A HERITAGE - Images of Wildlife by British Columbia Artists
      Published by Centennial Wildlife Society of British Columbia and Liane Davison
      1987, no ISBN, Traveling Exhibition Curated by Liane Davison
      Softcover, not paginated, works illustrated in colour and black & white
      Includes early artwork by Louis Springett

References - GENERAL

ISLAND ARTS AND CRAFTS SOCIETY - LIST OF EXHIBITORS

THE SPRINGETTS OF MAPLE BAY
      by Dennis Minaker, 1985

(Note: Springett is not in Biographical Index of Artists in Canada)

CITY & PROVINCIAL DIRECTORIES 1910/1914 (refer to DIR)

Clippings


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