Sunday, October 27, 2013

Harold Mortimer-Lamb - The Art Lover - curated by Robert Amos

November 15, 2013 - February 23, 2014
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria 
Who was Harold Mortimer-Lamb? The first to write about A.Y. Jackson; the leading pre-WWI Canadian art photographer; and father of Molly Lamb Bobak. He was a patron of Frederick H. Varley; associate of photographer John Vanderpant; neighbour of Lawren Harris; and friend of Jack and Doris Shadbolt. At the age of 70, he married Varley's 30-year-old model and lover, artist Vera Weatherbie. They enjoyed 28 years of marriage.

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