Adam Sherriff Scott

Adam Sherriff Scott was born in Perth, Scotland, in 1887 and died in 1980 in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec. He studied at the Edinburgh School of Fine Arts from 1903 to 1906, immigrated to Canada around 1907 and settled in Montreal in 1912. In 1921, he joined the Beaver Hall Group, and in 1942 he was elected full member of the Royal Canadian Academy. In the 1920s, he spent six years living with the Inuit in the Arctic. Between 1920 and 1953 he exhibited at the annual Spring Exhibition of the Art Association of Montreal. He taught art at various institutions and together with T.R. MacDonald, opened a school of art on Bishop Street in Montreal in 1938. Due to his specialization in historical subjects he was commissioned to paint several historical murals, including twenty in Old Montreal for the Montreal Board of Trade, as well as paintings for the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC).

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