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Carr, Emily

Ian Chilvers

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199532940
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727634
Carr, Emily

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(b Victoria, British Columbia, 13 Dec. 1871; d Victoria, 2 Mar. 1945).

Canadian painter of Expressionist landscapes. She felt the urge to paint from an early age, but her artistic development was slow and halting, interrupted by ill health and the need to undertake other work to earn a living. Her training was mainly in San Francisco, ...

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Subjects: Art

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