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Embracing Canada : landscapes from Krieghoff to the Group of Seven.

Additional Title(s):

Landscapes from Krieghoff to the Group of Seven

London, England : Black Dog Publishing ; Vancouver, BC : Vancouver Art Gallery, 2015.
Physical Description:
207 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
Reference Library
ND1352.C3 E53 2015 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Curated by Ian Thom.
Includes bibliographical references.
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Vancouver Art Gallery from 29 October 2015 to 24 January 2016.
Subject Terms:
Landscape painting, Canadian -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Landscape painting, Canadian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Thom, Ian M.
Vancouver Art Gallery.

  • Foreword / Kathleen S. Bartels
  • Embracing Canada: landscapes from Krieghoff to the Group of Seven / Ian M. Thom
  • Portraying Indigenous Peoples in nineteenth-century art: conciliatory, resistant, immutable / Louise Vigneault
  • Revisiting Charlotte Schreiber / Tobi Bruce
  • Barbizon aesthetics in Canadian landscape painting / Brian Foss
  • Figures in the landscape en plein air / Christine Boyanoski
  • No timid play of subtleties, but bold and massive design: the Group of Seven and the Canadian landscape / Charles Hill
  • Five Quebec landscape painters, in search of spirituality and indentity / Michèle Grandbois
  • Emily Carr and the visionary British Columbia landscape / Gerta Moray
  • White space: David B. Milne and the modern landscape / Sarah Milroy
  • A picture as a living thing: Lionel LeMoine Fitzgerald and landscape / Liz Wylie.