2 Results for tag: Canadian

Nicholas Raphael de Grandmaison (1892-1978)

Nicholas Raphael de Grandmaison (1892–1978) was a Russian noble who was born in Moscow. His mother was Russian and father was French. From a young age, he was interested in painting and fine arts, and prior to the Russian Revolution he served in the White Russian army. Starting from 1914, he spent a few years in German ... More

Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)

Ernest Lawson (March 22, 1873 – December 18, 1939) was a Canadian-American painter and a member of The Eight, a group of artists who formed a loose association in 1908 to protest the narrowness of taste and restrictive exhibition policies of the conservative, powerful National Academy of Design. Though Lawson was ... More