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William John Hopkinson

 (1887 - 1970)
William John Hopkinson was active/lived in Ontario, Massachusetts / Canada, England.  William Hopkinson is known for landscape, marine and street scene painting, drawing, teaching.

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William John Hopkinson


William John Hopkinson (1887 – 1970) [1]

A Canadian painter, draftsman and educator, William John Hopkinson’s mediums included oils (with a palette knife), watercolors and pencil. His best known subjects are rural landscapes, marine scenes and street scenes. The painting locations included Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, British Columbia, Massachusetts, New York State and London, England (trip in 1964). His styles could be described as Fauvism*, Impressionism* and Plein Air Painting*. The askART auction results have some excellent illustrations of his oeuvre.

Attached below is his biography from the The Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction courtesy of Westbridge Fine Art Auction House:
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About  William John Hopkinson

Born:  1887 - London, England
Died:   1970 - Aurora, Ontario
Known for:  landscape, marine and street scene painting, drawing, teaching