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BAYNE, Frances Kirkpatrick Forbes

, 1911
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Biography synopsis
Francis Forbes Bayne studied at the Art Department of Acadia University, Wolfville, N.S., where she won a scholarship at the age of twelve. While studying at Acadia, Bayne worked with the artist Lewis Smith. In 1930 she enrolled at the Nova Scotia College of Art and graduatied in 1933. While in Halifax she also took summer classes with Stanley Royal. During her career, she exhibited with the Nova Scotia Society of Artists, the Maritime Art Association, the Montreal Art Association and the Royal Canadian Academy.
Media used
Acadia University (under Lewis Smith)
Nova Scotia College of Art, 1930 - 1933
Nova Scotia Society of Artists
Maritime Art Association

Writings about
Canadian Library Association. Canadian Biographies: Artists and Authors. Ottawa: Canadian Library Association, 1951.
Cater, Sandra. A Selection of Works by Women Artists in Nova Scotia 1850-1950. Nova Scotia: Centennial Art Gallery, 1975.
Hashey, Mary W., ed. Maritime Artists Vol. 1. Fredericton: Maritime Art Association, 1967.
Maritime Art Association. Paintings by Artists of the Maritimes: Seventh Annual Exhibition. Halifax: Maritime Art Association, 1942.
Paikowsky, Sandra. Nova Scotian Pictures: Art in Nova Scotia, 1940-1966. Halifax: Dalhousie University Art Gallery, 1994.
Robson, Scott. Nova Scotia Women Artists in the Collection of Tony Saulnier. Halifax: Dalhousie University Art Gallery, 1993.
Society for Art Publications. Unknown. Canadian ART (Artscanada: North America's Only Thematic Journal of the Arts) (1943): 121.

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