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CLARKE, Louise Waldorf

Born
Labrador, 1838
Died
Montreal, ca 1906
Biography synopsis
Louise Waldorf Clarke was the youngest of eight children, and her father was John Clarke, who led expeditions to the Pacific, and worked for the Hudson's Bay Company in Peace River. Clarke was an amateur painter who produced landscapes in oil. She studied at the Albany Institute in New York, and was active in Montreal circa 1900.
Media used
Painting
Education
Albany Institute, New York
File & Archive locations
Canadian Women Artists History Initiative Documentation Centre, QC
BIBLIOGRAPHY

Writings about
Harper, J. Russell. Early Painters and Engravers in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1970.
Petteys, Chris, et al. Dictionary of Women Artists: An International Dictionary of Women Artists Born Before 1900. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1985.

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