J.E.H. MacDonald R.C.A.

High Park, 1908

pencil drawing
8x7 in.
$3,900 Cdn.

signed, titled and dated lower right
certified by Thoreau MacDonald to verso

Cane Galleries, Calgary;
Levis Fine Art Auctions, April 22, 208, lot 56
Private collection

In the autumn of 1918 Group of Seven members J.E.H. MacDonald, Lawren Harris and Frank Johnston, made the first of their renowned boxcar trips to Algoma with patron Dr. MacCallum. Lawren Harris was able to convince the Algoma Central Railway to lend them a boxcar, which was sidelined from the…