Canadian art

from its beginnings to 2000
  • 355 Pages
  • 3.80 MB
  • English
Firefly Books , Willowdale, ON
Art, Cana
StatementAnne Newlands.
The Physical Object
Pagination355 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21590079M
ISBN 101552094502
LC Control Number009308792

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Emily Carr, painter and writer, regarded as a major Canadian artist for her paintings of western coast Indians and landscape.

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