This series contains a vast selection of paintings, many of
which actually belong to other series by were not included
by D.M. Flather in those series for one reason or another.
Some did not have references on them when the collection was
classified hence they fall into this category.
paintings in this collection show a real departure from his
landscapes. Examples include works that are probably from
his early trips to the Beaufort Sea of Newfoundland. You can
see how this very early style led to the larger and more dramatic
Baffin Island paintings of the 1980's.
untitled original oil painting (reference MI72) is a beautiful
scene from the Little Qualicum River area on Vancouver Island
that combines swirling back eddy waters and his early tree
form style. Amongst this series are a number of sailboat scenes
as well. Some of these are local and some are thought to be
from Hawaii. Original oil paintings (reference MI47 and MI67)
feature fantasy figures dancing over ponds. This may represent
a recurring dream he had as a child.
rush. Spend the time and browse through each series in the
collection. Each original oil painting is a piece of Canadian
History to be enjoyed by all.
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