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Group of Seven: Art for a Nation

Author: Infobase,; Sound Venture (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Sound Venture, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [1995] 2015. ©1995
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seven Canadian painters who helped define one country. ART FOR A NATION is a vivid and compelling testament both to the Group of Seven's beautiful art and their struggle against the critics and academic painters of their time. Frank Carmichael, Franz Johnston, Lawren S. Harris, A.Y. Jackson, Arthur Lismer, Frederick Varley and J.E.H. MacDonald set out to create works that were distinctively Canadian. In so doing,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Biography
Named Person: Franklin Carmichael; Frank H Johnston; Lawren Harris; A Y Jackson; Arthur Lismer; Frederick Horsman Varley; J E H MacDonald
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; Sound Venture (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1027728254
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Films on Demand eVideo
Originally released by Sound Venture, 1995.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 07, 2015.
Target Audience: 6 - 8, 9 - 12
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (28 min., 47 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: In the Beginning (10:02); First Showing (8:08); Acceptance is Slow (1:00); Acceptance is Solidified (9:35);
Responsibility: Sound Venture.

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Seven Canadian painters who helped define one country. ART FOR A NATION is a vivid and compelling testament both to the Group of Seven's beautiful art and their struggle against the critics and academic painters of their time. Frank Carmichael, Franz Johnston, Lawren S. Harris, A.Y. Jackson, Arthur Lismer, Frederick Varley and J.E.H. MacDonald set out to create works that were distinctively Canadian. In so doing, they developed a reputation recognized around the world.

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