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Jackson’s Wars, A.Y. Jackson before the Group of Seven, Curatorial Talk

May 25

Curatorial Talk
Jackson’s Wars, A.Y. Jackson before the Group of Seven

Saturday, May 25 | 11:30 am

Acclaimed author, historian and exhibition co-curator Douglas Hunter will reframe the legacy of Canada’s most significant artists through a close look at Jackson’s rarely seen early paintings of Italy, Belgium and France, as well as his evocative depictions of rural Quebec and Ontario. Learn more about this acclaimed Montreal-born and trained member of the Group of Seven and his roots in Quebec art.


Douglas Hunter


Sarah Milroy

A.Y. Jackson (1882–1974), Hills of Assisi, Italy, 1912, oil on canvas, 64 x 80.7 cm, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Max Stern, Dominion Gallery, Montreal, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1980.18.3

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