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Christopher Pratt first wife: Who is Mary Pratt
Christopher Pratt, who cast a mysterious and magical aura over the Newfoundland and Labrador landscape with artwork that achieved international acclaim, has died.
He was 86.
John Christopher Pratt, CC ONL born on December 9, 1935, was a Canadian painter and printmaker.
Christopher Pratt first started painting watercolors in 1952.
In 1953 he attended Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick as a student in pre-medicine.
At Mount Allison he quickly became interested in Fine Arts, especially painting. He was encouraged to paint by Lawren P. Harris and Alex Colville.
Who was Christopher Pratt’s wife?
Christopher Pratt was once married to Mary West, who later changed her name to Mary Pratt after getting married to Christopher Pratt in 1957.
Christopher Pratt and Mary had four children and later divorced in 1990.
Soon after divorcing Mary Pratt in 1990, Christopher married Jeanette Meehan, and they’ve been together until his sudden demise on June 5, 2022.
Who is Mary Pratt?
Mary Frances Pratt, CC, RCA born on March 15, 1935, was a Canadian painter specializing in photo-realistic still life paintings.
While Pratt never thought of her work as being focused on one subject matter, her early works focus on domestic scenes, while some of her later works have a darker undertone, with people as the central subject matter.
She painted what appealed to her, being emotionally connected to her subject.
Pratt often spoke of conveying the sensuality of light in her paintings, and of the “erotic charge” her chosen subjects possessed.
Mary Pratt died on August 14, 2018
Who are Christopher Pratt’s Children?
Christopher Pratt and his ex-wife, Mary Pratt had five children, Barbara Pratt (59), Ned Pratt (58), Anne Pratt, John Pratt, and David Pratt who died in infancy.