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Art Collection: Works

New Finding Aid website

Trent University Archives is currently in the midst of moving our finding aids to a new platform. During this time, we recommend that you conduct searches in both of our old and new interfaces to make sure you find all of the items relevant to your research.

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Andrews, Malcolm. Landscape and Western Art. Oxford University Press. New York, 1999.

Allodi, Mary. Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum. The ROM: Toronto, 1974.

Brett, Kim "Alan Edson" University of Lethbridge Web-site

Harper, J. Russell. Painting in Canada; A History. University of Toronto Press: Toronto, 1966.

Hubbard, R.H. and Ostiguy, J.R. Three Hundred Years of Canadian Art. The National Gallery of Canada: Ottawa, 1967.

Lord, Barry. The History of Painting in Canada; Toward a People's Art. NC Press; Toronto, 1974.

MacGregor, Ron. Canadian Art: Building a Heritage. Prentice Hall: Scarborough, 1987.

Newlands, Anne. Canadian Art: From It's Beginnings to 2000. Firefly Books: Willowdale, 2000.

Reid, Dennis. Our Own Country Canada; Being an Account of the National Aspirations of the Principal Landscape Artisits in Montreal and Toronto 1860-1890. National Gallery of Canada: Ottawa, 1979.

Reid, Dennis. A Concise history of Canadian Painting. Oxford University Press: Toronto, 1973

Sodero, Stephanie. "The Goodman Collection in the Wilson Reading Room" 1998

Wilton, Elizabeth. "Cloud-Bound: The Western Landscapes of Marmaduke Matthews". A Few Acres of Snow. Eds. Paul Simpson-Housely and Glenn Norcliffe. Dundurn Press: Toronto, 1992.