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Lawren Harris painting shatters expectations at auction, sells for $4.6 million

TORONTO — Three paintings by Group of Seven artist Lawren Harris shattered pre-sale estimates and sold for $9.5 million Thursday night at the Heffel Fine Art Auction House fall sale in Toronto. 447 more words


Art for my sake and yours, I hope: Tom Thomson 'Autumn's Garland'

I love how this painting draws your eye toward the colourful twisting and turning thicket and then channels it straight through the gap in the tree canopy up into the sky… 10 more words

The "Tom Thomson Canoe" finds a new home

by Mike Elliott, Kettle River Canoes

Ted Fogg, curator at Gallery 2 in Grand Forks, BC, created an exhibit called “Tom Thomson and the grey canoe”.  263 more words

Wood-canvas Canoes

Tom Thomson's Sketches

– necklaces of leaves on slaughtered necks, crumpled stumps
– fire pits welling up red-pine limbs, bubonic, cannibalistic
– 2 dogs wrestling, black & white… 135 more words

Mastering Our Land

Tom Thomson, Woodland, Algonquin Park

In a new blog post, Jill Turner at Masters Gallery in Vancouver has taken the time to share her thoughts on the… 24 more words

Canadian Art

Letter to the editor, Toronto Star

Re: Emily Carr rises above the Group of Seven, April 11

Emily Carr rises above the Group of Seven, April 11

Reporter Murray Whyte does justice to Emily Carr but is a little unfair to the Group of Seven, I think. 50 more words

Tom Thomson's 'last painting' expected to sell for between $500,000 and $700,000 at Toronto auction

VANCOUVER — Art historian Joan Murray spent four decades putting together a catalogue raisonné of every known work by Tom Thomson.

The online document includes 591 oil paintings, listed in chronological order. 549 more words