Wesley Dennis

Born: 1899

Wesley Dennis. Painter. Brownlee, Saskatchewan. Active mid to later 20th century.20th century.

Wesley Dennis was the husband of Eva Dennis. A farmer in Saskatchewan, he became a self-taught painter when he retired. He painted farm scenes, those of his childhood and those of his own working farming days.



Ref: J. Climer. Saskatchewan Primitives. Saskatoon. Mendel Art Gallery. 1975.

Ref: D. Thauberger. Grassroots Saskatchewan. Regina: Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery. 1976.

Ref: Artists in Canada, Union list of Artist’s files. National Gallery of Canada. 1982.

Ref: Lerner. and Williamson, Art and Architecture in Canada. A Bibliography …to 1981. University of Totonto Press. 1991.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).