“Falls, Montreal River” by James Edward Hervey MacDonald
Medium:Poster Reproduction of original 1920 oil on canvas painting
Height: 9.5 in
Width: 12 in
A landscape of rapids and a waterfall surrounded by trees.
James Edward Hervey MacDonald was a founding member of the Group of Seven. His artwork reflects the Canadian landscape with a sensitivity honed by his interest in by American writers such as Henry David Thoreau and Walt Whitman. One of Canada's leading graphic designers MacDonald was also a poet and calligrapher. His design work was strongly influenced by Arts and Crafts designers in England and Canada, especially William Morris.