|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
Shrapnel was born in Gosport, England around 1847. He exhibited with the Royal Canadian Academy from its second exhibition in 1881 through to 1889, and was an Associate of the Academy from its beginning in 1880 until he moved west in 1888. He also exhibited with the Art Association of Montreal.
Shrapnel died in Oak Bay, B.C. in 1920, per BC Vital Statistics.
|1890 October 6 - 11||V.A.A. 1st Annual Exhibition||Indians Buffalo Hunting|
|A Prairie Fire|
|Vancouver Island Scenery|
|Outlet of Clearwater Lake|
|Teaming Saw Logs|
|Squall on Lake Ontario|
|A Scene Near Saanich, B.C|
|Canadian Wood Drake|
|Deer Hunting, Muskoka|
|Drawing Saw Logs|
|A Prairie Fire|
|Stage Road to Baysville|
|A Scene in Lower Canada|
|North-west Dog Team|
ROYAL CANADIAN ACADEMY OF ARTS - EXHIBITIONS & MEMBERS 1880 - 1979 (refer to RCA81)
PROFILES OF A HERITAGE - Images of Wildlife by British Columbia Artists
Published by Centennial Wildlife Society of British Columbia and Liane Davison
1987, no ISBN, Traveling Exhibition Curated by Liane Davison
Sofcover, not paginated, works illustrated in colour and black & white
Includes Foreword by Patricia Bovey, Introduction, biographies, artist statements
Includes early artwork by Louis Springett, Alan Brooks, Edward Scrope Shrapnel, Alistair Bell, Frank Beebe.
MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS - SPRING EXHIBITIONS 1880 - 1970
(refer to MM88)
Eight paintings listed in 1881 & 1888 exhibitions.
BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA (refer to BIAC03)
5 references listed for Shrapnel.
CITY & PROVINCIAL DIRECTORIES 1891 - 1908 (refer to DIR)
B.C. VITAL STATISTICS ON-LINE death (refer to BCVS)