09 January 2006

Canadian Modernist Painters of Beaver Hall

In 1929, the Montreal Daily Star's Morgan Powell - clearly Quebec equivalent of Toronto critic Hector Charlesworth, who liked to bear-bait the Group of Seven - denounced paintings by the Beaver Hall women, saying they were "marred by crudity of colouring, harsh tones, and neglect of drawing." - Alison Gilmore

Quebec's Group of Seven - CBC Arts & Entertainment