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  The art of Emily Carr

Shadbolt, Doris
Language : EnglishVancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, 1979223 orrialde : koloretako eta zuri-beltzeko irudiak ; 27 cm(Ikus) Testua: bitartekorik gabeISBN : 0-88894-441-1.Carr, Emily (1871-1945) -- CataloguesEmily Carr (Wikipedia es) | (Wikipedia en)
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Arteleku 41 CARR art (Browse shelf) Available 652440

Emily Carr-en katalogoa. Catálogo.

Bibliografia: 222-223 orrialdeetan.

Argazkiak: Michael Neill, Robert Keziere, Larry Ostrom, H. Mortimer Lamb.

The intention of this book is to provide an overview of the art of Emily Carr and a fuller appreciation of her dimension as an artist than now exists. It presents a broad visual base for tracing the development of her form in relation to her thought processes, and makes extensive use of her writing in attempting an understanding of her art and her artistic stance.
I first encountered Carr's work when, as a junior employee of the Art Gallery of Toronto, I took part in the preparation for her large exhibition at that institution in 1943. Making thumbnail sketches of her paintings at that time helped impress on me the strong and individual character of her vision. Years later, when I was working at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Director Richard Simmins encouraged me to take advantage of its major Carr collection, and I began work that was to lead to a catalogue raisonnée of her art. [...]

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