"Heart of the Forest" 1935 Artist: Emily Carr

vufus: “Emily Carr - "Heart of the Forest" 1935 ” Emily Carr (December 1871 – March was a Canadian artist and writer heavily inspired by the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest.

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

Dancing Tree by Emily Carr (oil on paper; c. 1938)

Carr, Emily - Arbre dansant - Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria

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Emily Carr The eccentric Canadian artist sits on a stool on the beach near Victoria, working on one of her beloved totem pole paintings.

Emily Carr, Canadian artist of influence...

Emily Carr Forest, oil on canvas x cm Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Emily Carr Trust Photo: Trevor Mills, Vancouver Art Gallery. Canadian Group of Seven