BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS  

Ruby Alberta Howe (Mrs. Ruby Henry)
(m David Warren Henry)

June 9 1896 - May 31 1965

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Ruby Howe was born in Toronto, Ontario. She came to the Okanagan c1915.

She exhibited work at the Vancouver Art Gallery in the 2nd Annual B.C. Artists exhibition in 1933. She was living in Vernon, B.C. She also showed work in the B.C. Artists Christmas exhibition at the Gallery in 1933.

She married David Warren Henry at her home in Coldstream on May 15 1934, after which she exhibited as Ruby Henry. He was noted as a "farmer" who was born in Ireland.

She exhibited artwork as Ruby Henry in the 1934 and 1939 B.C. Artists exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

B.C. Vital Statistics on-line lists the death of Henry at Vernon in 1965 at the age of 68. Her occupation was noted as "housewife - at home."

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION LOCATION

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK
1933 Sept. 22 - Oct. 15 VAG   B.C. Artists 2nd Annual Okanagan Landscape
1933 Dec. 1 - 17 VAG   B.C. Artists Christmas Exhibition November
Kalamalka
Shanty in the Woods
1934 Sept. 21 - Oct. 14 VAG   B.C. Artists 3rd Annual Portrait
Farmyard
1934 Dec. 4 - 16 VAG   B.C. Artists Christmas Exhibition Pines
October Hill
1939 Sept. 15 - Oct. 8 VAG   B.C. Artists 8th Annual Spring Snow
Okanagan Sketch
The Barn

References

B.C. VITAL STATISTICS ON-LINE marriage, death (refer to BCVS)

Clippings

" ... Ruby Howe, ... and others are exhibiting in the various classes."
      From "Bargains in Art"
      Vancouver Sun, December 1, 1933

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