Herbert Sidney Palmer
Herbert Sidney Palmer was a Canadian painter.
Based on ArtValue.ca records, Herbert Sidney Palmer's estimated art value is C$4,000 (*)
Herbert Sidney Palmer's work could be available for sale at public auction with prices in the range of C$1,000 - C$10,000, or even much higher.
ArtValue.ca has 209 auction art sale records for their oil painting results, with prices in the range of C$1,000 to C$10,000.
oil on masonite
Dimensions - 26.7 cms x 33.7 cms (10.5 ins x 13.25 ins)
Lot for sale by Cowley Abbott Auction House, Toronto
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
Sold for CAD $9,775
oil on panel
Dimensions - 25.4 cms x 33.02 cms (10 ins x 13 ins)
Lot for sale by Saskatchewan NAC Auction House, Regina
Sat, Nov 14, 2020
Estimate $800 - $1,200
Sold for CAD $660
Saskatchewan NAC Auction House Biography and Notes
Herbert Sidney Palmer was born in Toronto on June 15th, 1881. His artistic training began under the with of J.W. Beatty and F.S. Challener at the Ontario College of Art. His first public exhibition was with the Ontario Society of Artists in 1905, to which he was elected a member in 1909, and with which he had a long association, serving as Secretary for over 40 years. He was also elected an associate of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 1915. Over his long career, Palmer became known as a superb landscape artist, known for his handling of colour. Locales for his paintings include the Humber Valley area around Toronto, the Muskokas, Quebec and Haliburton. He often painted in a pastoral manner, depicting sheep and cows at pasture. His work can but found in numerous private collections, as well as the permanent collections of the Art Gallery of Ontario, the National Gallery of Canada and many others.