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medium: Oil »
year(s): 1916 »
Moccasin Flower
Spring 1916
Alternate titles: Orchids, Algonquin Park
Oil on composite wood-pulp board
10 9/16 x 8 9/16 in. (26.8 x 21.7 cm)
Inscription recto: l.l., estate stamp Inscription verso: c., estate stamp; u.c., in ink, TT 44; u.r., in graphite, Spring 1916 frame verso: Lady Slipper Or (crossed out); cloth tape, middle side: Moon ? / light ?
Private Collection

Published References

Harper 1966: Painting in Canada: A History, pp. 282 (repr), 2nd edition 1987 363 (repr.).
Murray 2002: Flowers: J.E.H MacDonald, Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven, pp. 104–105 (repr. col.) as Orchids, Algonquin Park.
Silcox 2003: The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson, pp. 50, 53 (repr. col.).
Record last updated February 25, 2016. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.