Emily Carr..born when women painters were rare and expected to paint pretty pictures; she was a nonconformist

Emily Carr at age Photo taken at the family home, 1107 Wharf Street, Victoria, BC, 1887

Emily Carr

Above the Gravel Pit, 1937 oil on canvas cm x cm Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Emily Carr Trust VAG Photo: Trevor Mills, Vancouver Art Gallery

"Edge of the Forest," Emily Carr, ca.1935, oil on paper, 34.13 x 23", McMichael Canadian Art Collection.

"Edge of the Forest," Emily Carr, oil on paper, x McMichael Canadian Art Collection.

Emily Carr

Emily Carr Above the Gravel Pit 1937 Vancouver Art Gallery (Canada) Painting - oil on canvas Height: cm in.

Emily Carr - Biography of a Canadian Artist - Art History Archive

"Scorned as Timber, Beloved of the Sky" Emily Carr, 1935 Oil on canvas, Vancouver Art Gallery