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BUELL, Katrina

Brockville, Ontario, ?
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Biography synopsis
Katrina Buell was chiefly a painter of still life, portraits and flowers. She studied under Kenyon Cox and Arthur Wesley Dow in New York, under Frank Brangwyn in London, and under Alcide Le Beau in Paris. She exhibited with the Ontario Society of Artists in 1926, the Autumn Paris Salon in 1911 and 1912, and the Royal Canadian Academy in 1890 and 1891.
Media used
Art Students' League, New York (under Kenyon Cox and Arthur Wesley Dow)
File & Archive locations
Art Gallery of Ontario - Edward P. Taylor Research Library and Archives
Canadian Women Artists History Initiative Documentation Centre, QC

Writings about
"London Letter." Toronto Saturday Night (18 Nov. 1911).
Benezit, Emmanuel. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs. Paris: Librairie Grund, 1976.
Harper, J. Russell. Early Painters and Engravers in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1970.
MacPherson, Ian. Matters of Loyalty : The Buells of Brockville 1830-1850. Belleville, Ontario: Mika Publishing Company, 1981.
McMann, Evelyn de Rostaing. Royal Canadian Academy of Arts/Académie royale des arts du Canada: Exhibitions and Members 1880-1979. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1981.
Petteys, Chris, et al. Dictionary of Women Artists: An International Dictionary of Women Artists Born Before 1900. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1985.
Pringle, Gertrude E. S. "An Age-Old Craft is Brought to Dominion by Girl Artists of Canada and Scotland." MacLean's Magazine (15 Jul. 1923).
Public Archives of Canada. Image of Canada. Ottawa: Information Canada, 1972.

Full text pdfs of exhibition reviews
Royal Canadian Academy Annual Exhibition: (Montreal, April 25, 1890) Carl Fuller.  "Royal Canadian Academy. Impressions of the Spring Exhibition at the Art Gallery- Some Promising Students."  Gazette (Montreal)  May 02, 1890.  p.2.   Full-text pdf

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