Jack Bush (1909-1977)

“The Island”
Oil on board
Signed Bush, lower right, recto
Signed titled and dated verso, Jack H. Bush ARCA OSA Jan 1947 #8 ( artist’s stock book number )
21.6 x 27.9 centimeters, 8 ½ x 11 inches

• Annual sale of paintings and sculpture by contemporary Canadian artists, Art Gallery of Toronto, Women’s Committee, Art Gallery of Toronto, 1947
• Phyllis Hollinrake, Toronto
• Private collection, Southampton, Ontario.



Jack Bush (1909-1977). Painting and exhibiting since 1930. In 1957 he began a lifelong friendship with the American art critic Clement Greenberg, his influence brought about the changes that would bring Bush international acclaim with exhibitions in Toronto, Montreal, New York, Boston, San Francisco, London and Zurich.

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