The Library of J. Russell Harper (1914-1983)
11 May 2011 - 26 Aug 2011
National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
J. Russell Harper served as Curator of Canadian art at the National Gallery of Canada from 1959 to 1963. His landmark publication, Painting in Canada: A History (1966; revised edition 1977), helped to define the discipline of Canadian art history. His extensive library reflects his research interests and commitment to Canadian culture.
*Open during Reading Room hours
The Marquis of Lorne. Canadian Pictures: Drawn with Pen and Pencil (London: The Religious Tract Society, 1884)