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LONG, Marion

Born
Toronto, Ontario, 1882
Died
Toronto, Ontario, 1970
Biography synopsis
Marion Long studied at the Ontario College of Art with George Reid and privately with Laura Muntz Lyall. She also studied in New York at the Art Students League with Robert Henri, William Chase and Kenneth Hayes Miller (1907-8), and in Provincetown with Charles Hawthorne (1913). She opened a studio in Toronto in 1913. In 1922 she was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy (Associate) and in 1933 she became the second woman to be elected to the Academy as a full Academician (the first woman was Charlotte Schrieber). She was a member of the Ontario Society of Artists (1916), the Ontario Institute of Painters, and she was a member of the Heliconian Club, of which she was the president in 1919. She was commissioned to paint many well-known Canadian men and women, including a series of seven portraits of men and women of the Canadian armed forces in World War II, now in the John Deutsch University Centre of Queen’s University, Kingston. She was also commissioned to do portraits of the Royal Norwegian Air Force and received the King Haakon VII medal of liberation for services to Norway during World War II. In 1943 she was commissioned by Imperial Tobacco to paint eleven portraits of sailors and other servicemen for a Players Navy Cut campaign. She exhibited with the Ontario Society of Artists after 1905, and the Royal Canadian Academy after 1905, at the Canadian National Exhibition, the Art Association of Montreal, Wembley, and the National Gallery 1926. She also exhibited in 1942 at Eaton’s in Toronto and Montreal, in 1945 at Carroll Fine Arts Gallery in Toronto, the British Empire Exhibition (1924-5), Paris (1927), Southern Dominions ? (1936), Johannesburg (1936), London (1937), New York World’s Fair (1939), Riverside Museum – Canadian Women Artists (1947). She is represented at the National Gallery of Canada, the Art Gallery of Ontario, the University of Toronto, Annesley Hall, Queen’s University, Art Gallery of Hamilton and in many private collections.
Media used
Painting
Education
Ontario College of Art & Design (formerly Ontario School of Art) (under George Reid)
Private study (under Laura Muntz Lyall; Charles Hawthorne)
Art Students' League, New York, 1907 - 1908 (under Robert Henri; William Chase; Kenneth Hayes Miller)
Memberships
Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, Associate, 1922; Academician, 1933
Ontario Society of Artists, 1916
Ontario Institute of Painters
Heliconian Club, President, 1919
File & Archive locations
Art Gallery of Ontario - Edward P. Taylor Research Library and Archives
London Public Library, ON
National Gallery of Canada, ON - Library and Archives
University of British Columbia - Fine Arts Library
Winnipeg Art Gallery, MA - Clara Lander Library
Canadian Women Artists History Initiative Documentation Centre, QC
Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada, ON
Hamilton Public Library, ON - Local History and Archives Department
BIBLIOGRAPHY

Writings about
Free Press (Winnipeg) 11 Dec. 1970.
Whig-Standard (Kingston) 26 Oct. 1949.
"A l'Exposition de l'Académie Canadienne des Arts." La Patrie (Montreal) 17 Nov. 1933.
"An Artist Honoured." Toronto Globe 21 Nov. 1922.
"An Interview with Miss Marion Long." The Magnet 6.1 (Mar. 1924): 54, 55.
"Annual Meeting of the Royal Canadian Academy." Journal, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (3 Dec. 1928): 34.
"Art and Artists." The Globe (Toronto) 15 Dec. 1920: 10.
"Art Exhibit Shows Men in Services." Montreal Star 8 Jul. 1942.
"Canadian Academy Full of Interest." Globe and Mail (Toronto) 21 Nov. 1921.
"Canadian Art Academy Elects Woman Member." Christian Science Monitor 18 Jan. 1934.
"Come now and let us reason together...." Toronto Farmer 26 Apr. 1924.
"Elected Member of R.C.A." Ottawa Citizen 22 Nov. 1933.
"Exposition artistique à Montréal." La Presse (Montreal) 21 Mar. 1919: 21.
"Family will 'treasure' war poster." Toronto Telegram 5 Aug. 1970.
"Femmes peintres canadiennes." Le Devoir (Montreal) 23 Mar. 1948: 6.
"Fine Work Marks R.C.A. Exhibition." Gazette (Montreal) 20 Nov. 1925.
"First Woman in 50 Years to Get Full Membership R.C.A." Evening Citizen (Ottawa) 18 Nov. 1933.
"High Standard Set by R.C.A. Pictures: Forty-Fourth Exhibition Opened With Private View Last Night." Gazette (Montreal) 17 Nov. 1922: 9.
"Imperial Wants to Find Missing Wartime Models." Toronto Daily Star 31 Jul. 1970.
"In the January number..." Sunday World (Toronto) 24 Jan. 1914.
"Lennoxville Resident Gets WWII Promo Painting." Sherbrooke Record 11 Jun. 1970.
"Marion Long Turns the High lights on low brows at the Art Gallery shows." Mayfair (Mar. 1928).
"Marion Long, 87, Painter in Toronto." Toronto Daily Star 19 Aug. 1970.
"Marion Long, Toronto Artist, First Woman in 50 Years to Become R.C.A. Member." Mail and Empire (Toronto) 18 Nov. 1933.
"Marion Longs' portrait..." Journal, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (Dec. 1935): 196-7.
"Miss Marion Long has achieved..." Toronto Globe 20 Nov. 1933.
"Miss Marion Long Is Elected R.C.A." Ottawa Journal 18 Nov. 1933.
"Navy Man to Get Wartime Ad." Toronto Telegram 13 Dec. 1969.
"Notes: The General Assembly of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts..." Journal, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (Dec. 1933) 208-9.
"Ouverture de l'exposition de peintures." La Presse (Montreal) 19 Nov. 1920: 29.
"Paints Members of Armed Forces: Marion Long, R.C.A., has Portraits of Navy, Army, and Airmen at Eaton's." Gazette (Montreal) 9 Jul. 1942.
"Portrait of Wren by Toronto Artist." Telegram (Toronto) 25 Nov. 1944.
"Service Portraits to Adorn Walls of New Queen's Building." Ottawa Citizen 28 Oct. 1949.
"The Work of a New Member of the Royal Canadian Academy." Toronto Saturday Night (Jan. 1934).
"Thieves nab painting." The Varsity 12 Sept. 1985.
"Toiles remarquables par les peintres de Toronto." La Presse (Montreal) 23 Nov. 1925.
"Toronto Woman Artist Thinks Bay St. Beautiful." Toronto Star 20 Nov. 1933.
"Une Exposition d'Art Canadien." La Presse (Montreal) 20 Nov. 1925.
"Wren Officer's Picture Will Be Displayed in Gallery Here." Ottawa Evening Citizen 13 Nov. 1943.
“Art and Artists.” Globe (Toronto) 15 Feb. 1933.
Boutilier, Alicia & Tobi Bruce. The Artist Herself : Self-portraits by Canadian Historical Women Artists / L'artiste elle-même : autoportraits de femmes artistes au Canada. Kingston, ONT.: Agnes Etherinton Art Centre. Hamilton: Art Gallery Hamilton, 2015.
Bridle, Augustus. "Gallery of War-Men is Impressive Exhibit." Toronto Star 9 May 1942.
Bridle, Augustus. "Pictures! Pictures! Who'll Come an' Buy?" Toronto Daily Star 16 Nov. 1921.
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Colgate, William G. "First Lady of the Academy." Canadian Magazine 81 (Jan. 1934): 36,40.
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Davies, Blodwen. "Canadian Women of Brush and Chisel." Chatelaine 3 (Jun. 1930): 9, 42.
Dyas, A.E. "Women's Work at the Exhibition." Toronto Saturday Night 7 Sept. 1912: 29, 36.
Farr, Dorothy and Luckyj, Natalie. From Women's Eyes: Women Painters in Canada. Kingston: Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1975.
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Hardcastle, Kitty. "Marion Long - Academician." Toronto Saturday Night (1938?).
Haviland, Richard H. "Marion Long R.C.A, O.S.A.: 'An Artist To Her Fingertips'." Montreal Standard 29 Oct. 1938.
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MacDonald, Colin S. The Dictionary of Canadian Artists. (Volumes 1-8 by Colin S. MacDonald, and volume 9 by Anne Newlands and Judith Parker) Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 2009
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McC., P. (Pearl McCarthy). "Taste is a Boon. Marion Long's Exhibition Illustrates It." Globe and Mail (Toronto) 2 Feb. 1952.
McCarthy, Pearl. "Marion Long's Exhibition Illustrates it." Globe and Mail (Toronto) 2 Feb. 1952.
McCarthy, Pearl. "The Canadian Group on Show Free from Cultivated Oddity" Globe and Mail (Toronto) November 1, 1952.
McCarthy, Pearl. "War Records by Marion Long" Globe and Mail (Toronto) June 2, 1945.
Miller, Muriel. Famous Canadian Artists. Peterborough: Woodland Publishing, 1983.
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Powell, S. Morgan. "R.C.A. Annual Exhibition is Here for Month." Montreal Daily Star 22 Nov. 1915: 2.
Pringle, Gertrude. "Miss Marion Long." Toronto Saturday Night (24 Apr. 1926).
Purser, Mona. "Norse Airmen's Portraits Fine International Link." Globe and Mail (Toronto) 24 Jun. 1948.
Reynald. "Le 56e Salon de l'Académie." La Presse (Montreal) 25 Nov. 1935.
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Volden, Donna. "Introductory Essay." Nutana Collegiate Memorial Art Gallery Permanent Collection. Saskatoon: Nutana Collegiate, 1995.
Wrenshall, Irene. "Attracts American Painter - G.R. Breunuch Shows Fine Water Color Sketches of Norway - News Notes of the Week." Toronto Sunday World 24 Jan. 1914.

Writings by
Bell, Margaret; illustrated by Marion Long. "Toronto's Melting-Pot." Canadian Magazine 41.3 (July 1913): 234-243.
Long, Marion. "(Front Page Illustration)." Canadian Home Journal 17.10 (Feb. 1921).
Long, Marion. "(Front Page Illustration)." Canadian Home Journal 18.11 (Mar. 1922).
Long, Marion. "(Front Page Illustration)." Canadian Home Journal 17.4 (Aug. 1920).
Long, Marion. "Developing a National Art." Canadian Home Journal (Jan. 1921).
Long, Marion. "Three War-Time Pictures." Canadian Magazine 44.2 (Dec. 1915): 135-7.
MacKay, Isabel Ecclestone; illustrated by Marion Long. "Evelina - the History of Her Heart: First Phase." Canadian Home Journal (Mar. 1920): 11, 61.
MacKay, Isabel Ecclestone; illustrated by Marion Long. "Evelina - the History of her Heart: Fourth Phase." Canadian Home Journal (Jun. 1920).
MacKay, Isabel Ecclestone; illustrated by Marion Long. "Evelina - The History of Her Heart: Second Phase." Canadian Home Journal (Apr. 1920).
MacKay, Isabel Ecclestone; illustrated by Marion Long. "Evelina - The History of Her Heart: Third Phase." Canadian Home Journal (May 1920): 12, 13, 61, 63.
MacMurchy, Marjory; illustrated by Marion Long. "Child of Grace." Canadian Home Journal (Mar. 1922): 5, 61.
MacMurchy, Marjory; illustrated by Marion Long. "The Happy Fair." Canadian Home Journal (Feb. 1922): 5, 23.

Full text pdfs of exhibition reviews
Women's Art Association of Canada (Tor) - Thirteenth Annual Exhibition: (Confederation Life Bldng, March 26, 1901) "Work of Lady Artists. Exhibition of the Woman's Art Association. Choice and Attractive Studies of Life and Scenery - "Private View Day" a Great Success."  Globe and Mail (Toronto)  March 27, 1901.  p.12.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition.: (Toronto, February 23, 1906) "Artists' Society Exhibition."  Globe (Toronto)  February 24, 1906.  p.16.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, February 1909) "Toronto."  American Art News  February 27, 1909.  7.20: p.5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 09, 1912) M.L.A.F..  "Both Sculptor and Painter at the O.S.A Exhibition."  Toronto Star  March 16, 1912.  p.13.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1914) Hector Charlesworth.  "Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 21, 1914.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 03, 1915) M.L.A.F..  "Art Exhibition. New Pictures at the Art Gallery-Ontario Society of Artists Exhibits."  Toronto Star  March 12, 1915.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 03, 1915) Irene B. Wrenshall.  "Toronto."  American Art News  March 20, 1915.  13.24: p.6.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 03, 1915) Irene B. Wrenshall.  "Toronto."  American Art News  April 10, 1915.  13.27: p.7.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1915) "Martial Note in Pictures Shown. Royal Canadian Academy Exhibition Has Work by Artists Now at Front."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 19, 1915.  p.9.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1915) S. Morgan-Powell.  "Exhibition is Here for Month. Some Attractive Works Along Interesting Lines are Hung. Frames Show an Improvement. Several Artists Manifest Determination to Break from Tradition."  Montreal Star  November 22, 1915.  p.2.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1915) H. Mortimer-Lamb.  "Studio-Talk"  Studio  February 1916.  pp. 62-70.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 11, 1916) "Extremes Meet at O.S.A. Show."  The Globe (Toronto)  March 11, 1916.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 11, 1916) M.L.A.F..  "Some Pictures at the Art Gallery."  Toronto Star  March 11, 1916.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 11, 1916) Hector Charlesworth.  "Pictures That Can be Heard. A Survey of the Ontario Society of Artists Exhibition."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 18, 1916.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 16, 1916) "Art Works on View Set High Standard."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 17, 1916.  p.7.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 16, 1916) "London, Ont., Artist Wins Scholarship. Royal Canadian Academy Has Many Interesting Pictures."  Globe and Mail (Toronto)  November 21, 1916.  p. 5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 01, 1917) "Many Fine Paintings at O.S.A. Exhibition."  The Globe (Toronto)  March 10, 1917.  p.21.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 01, 1917) Hector Charlesworth.  "Good Pictures at O.S.A. Exhibition."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 24, 1917.  p.2.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 01, 1917) "Toronto"  American Art News  March 31, 1917.  15.25: p.6.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto; Montreal (Fall), April 05, 1918) "Academy Opens in New Gallery. With O.S.A., Holds Notable Exhibition of Pictures and Sculpture."  Globe (Toronto)  April 06, 1918.  p.14.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto; Montreal (Fall), April 05, 1918) "Art and Artists."  Globe (Toronto)  April 13, 1918.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto, April 05, 1918) "Art and Artists."  The Globe (Toronto)  April 13, 1918.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto, April 05, 1918) "Many New Artists Exhibit In Art Museum Galleries. Over 1,800 People Have Already Attended the Display on Grange Road."  Toronto Star  April 15, 1918.  p.22.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto, April 05, 1918) M.L.A.F..  "Etchings, Sculpture, At Art Exhibition.Shown at the New Gallery - Work of Torontonians and Other Canadians."  Toronto Star  April 27, 1918.  p.11.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto; Montreal (Fall), April 05, 1918) "Salon d'automne."  Le Devoir (Montreal)  November 22, 1918.  p.6.   Full-text pdf
The Joint Annual Exhibition of the RCA and the OSA: (Toronto; Montreal (Fall), April 05, 1918) "War-time Note in Academy Pictures. Camouflaged Shipping the Subject of Some Historically Interesting Works. Standard Maintained. Painters Producing Fewer Works Evidenced by Showing Pictures Exhibited Last Spring in Toronto."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 22, 1918.  p.11.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 08, 1919) M.L.F..  "Society of Artists' Annual Exhibition. Examples of Old and New Schools - Large Display of Still Life."  Toronto Star  March 06, 1919.  p.3.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 08, 1919) M.L.A.F..  "Younger Artists Come to the Front. Fine Display of Newer Art at the Exhibition of Ontario Society of Artists."  Toronto Star  March 08, 1919.  p.29.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 08, 1919) "O.S.A. Annual Exhibition. Colour, Vigour and Originality Chief Characteristics of the Works. Great War Records."  Globe (Toronto)  March 08, 1919.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Art Association of Montreal Annual Spring Exhibition: (Montreal, March 20, 1919) Le Passant.  "Notes d'art. Le salon du printemps."  Le Devoir (Montreal)  March 21, 1919.  p.1.   Full-text pdf
Art Association of Montreal Annual Spring Exhibition: (Montreal, March 20, 1919) "Exposition artistique a Montreal. Ouverture du Salon des peintres et des sculpteurs a la Art Association."  La Presse  March 21, 1919.  p.21.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1920) "Royal Canadian Academy Forty-Second Exhibition."  Montreal Herald  November 19, 1920.  p.30.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1920) "Art of Canadians Well Represented."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 19, 1920.  p.9.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1920) "Ouverture de l'exposition de peintures. Nos artistes s'affirment comme de vigoureux et hardis coloristes."  La Presse (Montreal)  November 19, 1920.  p.24.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1920) S. Morgan-Powell.  "Royal Canadian Academy's 42nd Exhibition Open."  Montreal Star  November 19, 1920.  p.30.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, April 1921) "Toronto"  American Art News  April 02, 1921.  19.25: p.8.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 17, 1921) Augustus Bridle.  "Pictures! Pictures! Who'll Come An' Buy? 1921 Exhibition of Royal Canadian Academy Ready for Varnishing Day."  Toronto Star  November 16, 1921.  p.4.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 17, 1921) "Progress of Canadian Art Splendidly Demonstrated at Annual Academy Show."  Globe and Mail (Toronto)  November 18, 1921.  p.13.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 18, 1922) M.L.F..  "Some Surprises In The Art Exhibition. Number of New Painters Come to the Front and Others take New Twist."  Toronto Star  March 18, 1922.  p.3.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 16, 1922) "High Standard Set by R.C.A. Pictures. Forty-Fourth Exhibition Opened With Private View Last Night."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 17, 1922.  p.9.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 10, 1923) Hector Charlesworth.  "The O.S.A. Exhibition. Jazz by the New School; but Some Works of Real Appeal."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 24, 1923.  p.3.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 22, 1923) A. S. Wrenshall.  "Toronto"  American Art News  December 01, 1923.  22.8: p.9.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 22, 1923) Hector Charlesworth.  "Royal Canadian Academy. Probably the Finest Display in its History With Montreal Much to the Fore."  Toronto Saturday Night  December 01, 1923.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Ottawa, November 20, 1924) "Royal Arts Academy. Forty-sixth Exhibition of Royal Canadian Academy of Arts In the National Gallery of Canada."  Ottawa Evening Journal  November 20, 1924.  p.2.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Ottawa, November 20, 1924) "National Atmosphere Produced in the Paintings at the Academy; Opening Night Brilliant Occasion."  Ottawa Evening Journal  November 21, 1924.  p.3.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 07, 1925) Hector Charlesworth.  "Ontario Society of Artists. Brilliant Portraiture the Outstanding Feature of This Year's Show."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 14, 1925.  p.3.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1925) "Fine Work Marks R.C.A. Exhibition. New Schools Offer Contrast to Solidly-Based Qualities of Older and Established Painters."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 20, 1925.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1925) "Toiles remarquables par les peintres de Toronto."  La Presse (Montreal)  November 23, 1925.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 06, 1926) Hector Charlesworth.  "Ontario Society of Artists Present Year's Exhibition of Higher Average Quality Than for Several Years."  Toronto Saturday Night  April 03, 1926.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 04, 1927) "Progressive Group Takes Hold of Ontario Artists. Exhibition, Opened Last Night, Is Bold Advance on Any Previous Show in Color, Variety, Vibration and Virility-Canadian Optimism is Keynote."  Toronto Star  March 05, 1927.  p.27.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 04, 1927) "Woman Artist Honored"  Montreal Gazette  April 18, 1927.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 24, 1927) S. Morgan-Powell.  "Forty-Ninth Annual R.C.A. Exhibition at Art Galleries Here."  Montreal Star  November 25, 1927.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 24, 1927) Albert Laberge.  "Appréciation de quelques toiles du Salon des artistes Canadiens."  La Presse (Montreal)  December 03, 1927.  p.52.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 29, 1928) N. H..  "Canadian Art Reaches Peak at R.C.A. Show."  Evening Telegram (Toronto)  December 08, 1928.  p.32.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 21, 1929) "R.C.A. Show Opened with Private View. Fifty-first Annual Exhibition Housed in Art Association Galleries."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 22, 1929.  p.18.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 21, 1929) H. Poynter Bell.  "The Fifty-First Exhibition of the Royal Canadian Academy."  Royal Architectural Institute of Canada  January 1930.  pp.29-33.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1930) Constance C. Mackay.  "O.S.A. Exhibit."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 15, 1930.  p.39.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1930) The Observer.  "Some Unacademic Notes on the O.S.A. Exhibition."  Toronto Star  March 26, 1930.  p.6.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1931) Frederick Griffin.  "Heming's New Line in Art Striking Feature of Exhibit. Dorothy Stevens Presents Challenging Picture at Ontario Artists's Display."  Toronto Star  March 05, 1931.  p.43.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1931) "Canadian Artists Are Well Represented At R.C.A. Exhibition."  Montreal Star  November 20, 1931.  p.19.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1931) "Wide Range of Art In R.C.A. Exhibition."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 20, 1931.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1931) "Landscapes, Portraits, Water Colors, Sculpture, Viewed at Exhibition of Royal Canadian Academy."  Montreal Star  November 25, 1931.  p.11.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 19, 1931) "Paintings Show Big Advance on Those of Last Exhibition.`"  Standard (Montreal)  December 05, 1931.  p.54.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1932) Hector Charlesworth.  "O.S.A's Sixtieth Show."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 19, 1932.  p.10.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 1932) Pearl McCarthy.  "Royal Academy Exhibition Is Broadly Representative."  Mail and Empire (Toronto)  November 04, 1932.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 1932) Guy E. Rhodes.  "Figure Painters Steal Show at Exhibition of Canadian Arts Academy."  Winnipeg Free Press  November 05, 1932.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, November 1932) "New Names on Roster of Artists Whose Work Academy Has Accepted. Fifty-third Annual Exhibition Royal Canadian Academy Opened- Two Hundred Canvases."  Evening Telegram (Toronto)  November 05, 1932.  p.14.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "Governor-General Opens Annual Art Exhibition. His Excellency Recalls Tradition of Predecessors-Stresses Art's Part in Renaissance of National Taste."  Montreal Star  November 17, 1933.  p.20.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) H. Rooney Pelletier.  "Canada's Art Exhibit Reveals New Ability. Increased Average of Mature Technique Noted at Opening."  Mail and Empire (Toronto)  November 17, 1933.  p.2.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) H. Rooney Pelletier.  "Better Technique Noted at R.C.A. Arts Display."  Ottawa Citizen  November 17, 1933.  p.17.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "Many Artists from Toronto in Royal Academy Showing."  Evening Telegram (Toronto)  November 17, 1933.  p.4.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "Le 54e salon de l'Académie. Qualité des portraits."  La Presse (Montreal)  November 17, 1933.  p.8.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "Royal Canadian Academy's 54th Exhibition."  Montreal Star  November 22, 1933.  p.15.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "L'Academie Royale Canadienne des Arts."  Le Devoir (Montreal)  November 23, 1933.  p.2.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) "Art Gallery is Needed. Royal Canadian Academy for 1933 has Notable Pictures."  Windsor Star  December 14, 1933.  p.18.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 1933) Lucy Van Gogh.  "World of Art. Royal Canadian Academy."  Saturday Night  December 30, 1933.  p.6.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (, 1934) E. Wyly Grier.  "The 1934 Annual Exhibition of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts."  Royal Architectural Institute of Canada  December 1934.  pp.175-179.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1935) "Brilliant Tone-Color Marks Art Exhibition. Few Freaks Seen."  Toronto Star  March 01, 1935.  p.4.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1935) Lucy Van Gogh.  "World of Art."  Toronto Saturday Night  March 09, 1935.  p.15.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition.: (Montreal, November 21, 1935) "The Fifty-Sixth Exhibition of the Canadian Academy."  Montreal Star  November 22, 1935.  p.13.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition.: (Montreal, November 21, 1935) Reynald.  "Le 56e Salon de l'Académie. A défaut de révéler des tendances neuves, le Salon garde une allure distinguée et une belle tenue d'ensemble. Plus de "bon ton" que de vitalité. Maints portraits."  La Presse (Montreal)  November 22, 1935.  p.19.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition.: (Montreal, November 21, 1935) "Art Gallery Scene of R.C.A. Exhibition. Paintings and Other Works from Various Canadian Points Total 444. Much Good Portraiture."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 23, 1935.  p.19.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition.: (Montreal, November 21, 1935) H. Poynter Bell.  "The Fifty-Sixth Annual Exhibition of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts."  Royal Architectural Institute of Canada  December 1935.  pp.195-198, 202.   Full-text pdf
Ontario Society of Artists Annual Exhibition: (Toronto, March 1936) Augustus Bridle.  "O.S.A's Exhibition Blazes High Color. Landscapes, Portraits, Figures, But No Action Pictures in Show."  Toronto Star  March 07, 1936.  p.18.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (, 1936) Fred H. Brigden.  "The Fifty-Seventh Annual Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts."  Royal Architectural Institute of Canada  December 1936.  13.12: pp.216-223.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, November 18, 1937) "Royal Canadian Academy Show is Opened at Art Association. Portraiture Represented by Good Examples and Landscapes as Usual Predominate."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 19, 1937.  p.12.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (, November 16, 1939) "Canadian Academy Opens Sixtieth Exhibition."  Montreal Star  November 17, 1939.  p.11.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (, November 16, 1939) "R.C.A. Exhibition Has Private View. Over 300 Works in Galleries of Art Association of Montreal. Standard Maintained."  Gazette (Montreal)  November 17, 1939.  p.5.   Full-text pdf
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (, October 11, 1940) Pearl McCarthy.  "Art and Artists."  Globe and Mail  October 19, 1940.  p.18.   Full-text pdf

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