Algoma Reflections, painted by the driving force behind the formation of the Group of Seven, was gifted to the McMichael Canadian Art Collections by its founders, Robert and Signe McMichael, and is reproduced with copyright permission. Therefore the colours are true to the original. Professionally matted and framed in a brownish black wood frame to 15" x 13", the image itself is 8" x 9 7/8".
The Artist: Lawren Stewart Harris (1885–1970), one of Canada’s most important and influential painters, was also the driving force behind the famous Group of Seven, and the founding member and first president of the Canadian Group of Painters. Through his life and work, he inspired three generations of artists to paint unbridled by convention, and along with his contemporaries, changed the art of a nation.