Artist Jack [Jac] Elmo King
Title Untitled - Teamwork
Media gouache on paper board
Size 14 x 21 in. / 35.6 x 53.3 cm.
Frame Size 21.25 x 28.25 x 1.5 in.
signed lower right; framed with archival mat
from the Skinner family, Calgary
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