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Art Collection: Works


Andrews, Malcolm. Landscape and Western Art. Oxford University Press. New York, 1999.

Allodi, Mary. Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum. The ROM: Toronto, 1974.

Brett, Kim "Alan Edson" University of Lethbridge Web-site

Harper, J. Russell. Painting in Canada; A History. University of Toronto Press: Toronto, 1966.

Hubbard, R.H. and Ostiguy, J.R. Three Hundred Years of Canadian Art. The National Gallery of Canada: Ottawa, 1967.

Lord, Barry. The History of Painting in Canada; Toward a People's Art. NC Press; Toronto, 1974.

MacGregor, Ron. Canadian Art: Building a Heritage. Prentice Hall: Scarborough, 1987.

Newlands, Anne. Canadian Art: From It's Beginnings to 2000. Firefly Books: Willowdale, 2000.

Reid, Dennis. Our Own Country Canada; Being an Account of the National Aspirations of the Principal Landscape Artisits in Montreal and Toronto 1860-1890. National Gallery of Canada: Ottawa, 1979.

Reid, Dennis. A Concise history of Canadian Painting. Oxford University Press: Toronto, 1973

Sodero, Stephanie. "The Goodman Collection in the Wilson Reading Room" 1998

Wilton, Elizabeth. "Cloud-Bound: The Western Landscapes of Marmaduke Matthews". A Few Acres of Snow. Eds. Paul Simpson-Housely and Glenn Norcliffe. Dundurn Press: Toronto, 1992.