Galbraith's Island, July, 1955

Galbraith Island is located on Lake Huron and more specifically in the famous Georgian Bay in Ontario. To the west of this island was the cottage of James MacCallum, a close friend of the painter whom he visited regularly. Jackson would go by canoe traveling from one island to another. Jackson was searching for the best place to settled a camp and equipped with his artistic tools, he illustrated the wild beauties of this region.

Jackson wrote: “Go Home Bay and the outer islands are filled for me with happy memories of good friends and of efforts…that I made to portray its ever-varying moods »

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Alexander Young Jackson (1882 - 1974)

Galbraith's Island, July, 1955, 1955

  • Gallery

    Galerie Cosner au Ritz-Carlton Montréal

  • Medium

    Oil on panel

  • Time

    Post-War Canadian art

  • Dimensions

    26,7 x 34,3 cm | 10,5'' x 13,5''

  • Dimensions with frame

    50,8 x 58,4 cm | 20'' x 23''

  • Signed

    Signed lower left. Signed, titled and dated on verso

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