IMAGES OF THE LAND

May - June . 2021

 

 

Images of the Land is a virtual exhibition of blockprints from the first half of the 20th century by distinguished Canadian artists.

Please contact us for a catalogue of works in the exhibition and further details.

 

 

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000) Beausejour Farm

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CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000)
Beausejour Farm, 1933
linocut, Artist’s Proof
6 x 8.75 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 79, 114

 

 

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000) Brokenhead River

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000)
Brokenhead River, 1934
woodcut
9 x 12 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 114

 

 

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000) Mountain Vision

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000)
Mountain Vision, 1932
woodcut
7 x 5 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 114

 

 

MARY WRINCH (1877-1969) Reflections

MARY WRINCH (1877-1969)
Reflections
colour blockprint, ed. 32/100
10.75 x 10.75 inches

 

 

MARY WRINCH (1877-1969) Chanteclar, 1937

MARY WRINCH (1877-1969)
Chanteclar, 1937
colour linocut, ed. 6/100
9.75 x 11.5 inches

 

 

CLIFF ROBINSON (1917-1992) Indian Village

CLIFF ROBINSON (1917-1992)
Indian Village, c. 1942
blockprint, ed. 2/15
8.5 x 12.5 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 150

 

 

LOWRIE WARRENER (1900-1983) Lower Town, Quebec

LOWRIE WARRENER (1900-1983)
Lower Town, Quebec, 1927
linocut on linen
2.25 x 2 inches


 

Often inherent in the use of the medium was a democratic intent.

- Patricia Ainslie, Images of the Land

 

 

LEONARD HUTCHINSON (1896-1980) Old Ontario Village

LEONARD HUTCHINSON (1896-1980)
Old Ontario Village, c. 1934
colour woodcut, Artist’s Proof
8.5 x 11.5 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 36

 

 

LEONARD HUTCHINSON (1896-1980) Trapper

LEONARD HUTCHINSON (1896-1980)
Trapper
linocut, ed. 4/50
13 x 10 inches

 

 

L.L. FITZGERALD (1890-1956) View from Window with Potted Plant

L.L. FITZGERALD (1890-1956)
View from Window with Potted Plant, c. 1939
woodcut
6.75 x 3.75 inches

 

 

W.J. PHILLIPS, R.C.A. (1884-1963) The Wyle Valley

W.J. PHILLIPS, R.C.A. (1884-1963)
The Wyle Valley, 1925
colour woodcut
3.75 x 4.5 inches

 

 

CHARLES COMFORT, R.C.A. (1900-1994) Wolf Collar

CHARLES COMFORT, R.C.A. (1900-1994)
Wolf Collar, 1925
colour linocut on woven paper, ed. 4/30
8.75 x 7 inches

 

 

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995) House and Barn, Hanover

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995)
House and Barn, Hanover, 1928
linocut
4.25 x 4 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 42

 

 

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995) Cabin Winter, Hanover

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995)
Cabin Winter, Hanover, 1930
linocut
3.75 x 3.75 inches

 

 

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995) Early Morning

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995)
Early Morning, 1930
linocut, ed. 10/15
3.25 x 2.75 inches

 

 

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995) Houses in Winter

CARL SCHAEFER, R.C.A. (1903-1995)
Houses in Winter, 1930
linocut, ed. of 7
4 x 3.75 inches

 

 

JACK BEDER (1910-1987) Back Roofs

JACK BEDER (1910-1987)
Back Roofs, 1954
colour blockprint, ed. 3/6
12.5 x 16.5 inches

 

 

CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000) Totem Poles

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CAVEN ATKINS (1907-2000)
Totem Poles, 1931
linocut, ed. of 26
6.25 x 4.75 inches

 

 

The early 20th century was a time of ferment in Canadian art. It was the time when the radical Group of Seven was gaining acceptance as a national school. Established traditions were being overturned and a new Canadian visual language was being developed.

- Patricia Ainslie, Images of the Land

 

 

MARGARET SHELTON (1915-1984) Fraser Canyon

MARGARET SHELTON (1915-1984)
The Fraser Canyon, 1943
linocut, ed. 77/100
8.25 x 10.5 inches

Included in Images of the Land, pg. 92

 

 

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CLIFF ROBINSON (1917-1992) Indian Village, B.C.

 

 



Images of the Land - works at the National Gallery of Canada


Charles Comfort, Wolf Collar is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 38275.

L.L. FitGerald, View from the Window with Potted Plant is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 16275.

Leonard Hutchinson, Old Ontario Village is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 37560.
 
W.J. Phillips, The Wylye Valley is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 3618.

Cliff Robinson, Indian Village is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 30368.

Carl Schaefer, House and Barn, Hanover is in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada, Accession Number 18596.


 

 
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