Berthe Des Clayes

Canadian (1877 - 1968)

Berthe Des Clayes was a Canadian painter.
Based on ArtValue.ca records, Berthe Des Clayes's estimated art value is C$10,000 (*)

Berthe Des Clayes's work could be available for sale at public auction with prices in the range of C$5,000 - C$25,000, or even much higher.

From ArtValue.ca records, the highest price paid at auction for a painting work attributed to Berthe Des Clayes (1877-1968) was C$20,400 - paid for "Among The Poppies; Among The Delphiniums" at Sothebys in Toronto on Thu, May 26, 2011.
ArtValue.ca has 202 auction art sale records for their painting results, with prices in the range of C$5,000 to C$25,000.

Cowley Abbott Auction House Biography and Notes

Born in Aberdeen, Scotland, in 1877, Berthe Des Clayes studied at the Bushey School of Art in England. She later attended the Academie Julian, in Paris. She returned to Britain and lived for a short time in London before moving to Canada with her sister, Gertrude, in 1912. Their younger sister, Alice, also an artist, joined them two years later. They settled in Montreal, setting up a studio in Beaver Hall Square, a favourite haunt for artists and architects. Berthe travelled around England and France after the First World War. Throughout her life, she divided her time between England and Montreal and died in Devon, England in 1968.

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