(1908 - 2006)
Angus Shortt was active/lived in Canada. Angus Shortt is known for illustration-bird specialty, wildlife.
Biography Angus Shortt
Following is an article written March 8, 1985, to be given to the auction winner of one of Angus H. Shortt's paintings at a Ducks Unlimited fund-raising dinner in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Submitted, November 2003, by John P. Schumacher M.D., De Pere, Wisconsin.
ANGUS H. SHORTT
He was born in Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, September 25,1908.
He and his family came to Canada in 1910, settling in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
His mother was a skilled artist, specializing in flower studies in both watercolors and oils, and was also a gifted china painter, and she encouraged his interest in drawing and painting. His great grandfather, James Angus, from whom he takes his name, was a Scotsman and a designer with one of th
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