|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
He exhibited in the B.C. Artists exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery from 1939 to 1945. He was living in Nelson at the time.
He exhibited with the Island Arts and Crafts Society in 1937.
He exhibited a pastel with the B.C. Society of Fine Arts in their annual exhibition in 1942.
Amsden died in Comox in 1992, his occupation noted as "farmer."
|1939 Sept. 15 - Oct. 8||VAG B.C. Artists 8th Annual||Self Portrait|
|Thimble Berry and Cedar Tree|
|1940 Sept. 20 - Oct. 13||VAG B.C. Artists 9th Annual||Forest Winter|
|Above the Lake|
|1941 Sept. 26 - Oct. 19||VAG B.C. Artists 10th Annual||Green Forest|
|Cedar Tree with Snow|
|1942 May 15 - 31||BCSFA 32nd Annual||Birch Trees by the Lake|
|1943 Sept. 25 - Oct. 20||VAG B.C. Artists 12th Annual||The Johnstone Place|
|1944 Sept. 23 - Oct. 22||VAG B.C. Artists 13th Annual||On a Mountain|
|1945 Sept. 22 - Oct. 21||VAG B.C. Artists 14th Annual||Still Life|
ARTISTS IN CANADA 1982 - UNION LIST OF ARTISTS' FILES (refer to AIC82)
B.C. VITAL STATISTICS ON-LINE (refer to BCVS)
www.thepeerage.com/p22667.htm: page for Amsden
Artists in Canada
" ... a pastel by P.H. Amsden ...
all contribute much to this extraordinary show."
From "B.C. Society of Fine Arts Display Sets New High Mark," by Palette Vancouver Daily Province, May 16, 1942