Was the mysterious Canadian artist better than the Group of Seven he arguably inspired?
Tom Thomson (1877-1917) Canadian Potters Creek, Canoe Lake 1916 c oil on wood panel 21.4 x 26.7 CM
(Sean Weaver/Gift from the Estate of Roy Fraser Elliott, 2005 Copyright Art Gallery of Ontario)
Tom Thomson’s Purple Hill (1916) oil-on-wood-panel sketch.
Tom Thomson, Blue Lake: Sketch for In the Northland, Autumn 1915