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JACKSON, Alexander Young (1882 - 1974), Painter, illustrator, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JACKSON, Alexander Young (1882 - 1974), Painter, illustrator, lithographer

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born 3 October 1882, in Montreal; died 5 April 1974, in Kleinburg.

Painter, illustrator, lithographer. Landscapes.

Group of Seven.

Alexander Young Jackson is famous not only for his paintings of the rugged Canadian landscape but also for his part in the Canadian art movement of the early 20th century. Born in Montreal, he also lived in England and France,

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