BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS

ABOUT IMAGES

The images collaged on the home page are all from primary research done while researching artist Maud Rees Sherman, and compiling the BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTIST project in support of that research.

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Sculpture class, Vancouver School of Decorative & Applied Arts, 1925-26 founding year, Vancouver School Board 1925 Annual Report, author's collection. Charles Marega's sculpture class is seen at work, Marega center left, Laurencia Herchmer center right, Maud Sherman to the right of Herchmer.

(Log cabin in winter), Maisie Robertson greeting card design for CARFACS, c1960, private collection.

Laurencia Herchmer sculpting, San Francisco, c1937, private collection.

Mural, HMCS Discovery, Vancouver, by Robert Samuel Alexander. This large mural was painted in 1944-45 above the entrance to the officer's mess, and is still there in excellent condition. Photo G. Sim.

Tom Fyles, portrait by Alec Dalgleish. Fyles was a noted local climber, and a climbing companion of Dalgleish's. Private collection.

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Caryatids, Sun Building, Charles Marega sculpture. Photo G. Sim.

Sgraffito mural, West End apartment, Greta Dale. Photo G. Sim.

Harold Faulkner Smith painting, photograph by his brother-in-law Charles West, courtesy Randall Faulkner Smith, the artist's grandson.

Vera Weatherbie in her garden, photograph by Harold Mortimer-Lamb. Courtesy Vancouver Art Gallery Library, Mortimer-Lamb fonds.

Flowers in Japanese vase, watercolour painting by Maud Rees Sherman. Author's collection.

Maud Rees Sherman painting, Stanley Park c 1930, photograph by Ruiter Stinson Sherman (father). Photograph was taken near Second Beach, prior to the seawall's construction. Private collection.



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