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HOLGATE, Edwin Headley (1892 - 1977), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOLGATE, Edwin Headley (1892 - 1977), Painter, engraver

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born 19 August 1892, in Allandale (Ontario); died 1977, in Montreal.

Painter, engraver (wood). Nudes, portraits, landscapes. Murals.

Group of Seven.

In 1904 Edwin Holgate enrolled at the school of the Art Association of Montreal, where he studied under William Brymner. In Paris in 1912 he worked at the Académie de la Grande-Chaumière with Claudio Castelucho, then with Lucien Simon

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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