Photostory #281: New Gallery Sparks New Interest

Gar Lunney
National Film Board of Canada
Release Date
March 21, 1961
CMCP fonds
Credit Line
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Main Text
This painting "The Seagull", is by internationally acclaimed Quebec artist Paul-Émile Borduas, who died in Paris last year. He is one of several Canadian artists whose work is being internationally acclaimed. Reactions to this painting vary but critics generally agree it is worth the study given it here.