Artist Jack [Jac] Elmo King
Title Untitled - Grazing Horses
Media oil on wood board
Size 9 x 12 in. / 22.9 x 30.5 cm.
Frame Size 15 x 18 x 1.5 in.
signed lower right; framed
private collection, British Columbia
Jack [Jac] Elmo King ~ [1920-1998] American
born in Phoenix, Arizona; after serving with the US Navy in WWII, he trained for two years at the Los Angeles Art Centre School; despite working full-time in the aerospace industry as a draftsman/design engineer, he continued to paint whenever possible; after retirement in 1970 he painted full-time and his work was marketed exclusively through an agent in Canada; exhibited for many years at the Calgary Stampede Western Art Auction