BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS  

Margaret (Peggy) Larson
(Mrs. Frederick Larson)

1913 -

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Peggy Larson was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and educated at the Glasgow School of Art. She arrived in Canada in 1946.

She exhibited work in the B.C. Artists annual exhibitions in 1947 and 1950. The artist was living in Vancouver in 1947, in Duncan in 1950, and in Victoria in 1977. The artist had a solo exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery in 1948.

BC Vital Statistics on-line did not provide any information on the artist as of May 2021.

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION LOCATION
1948 Jan. 27 - Feb. 15 Solo Exhibition (29 oils & w/c's) VAG

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK
1947 Sept. 20 - Oct. 12 VAG   B.C. Artists 16th Annual Still Life
Roses in a Brown Jar
1950 Nov. 28 - Dec. 17 VAG   B.C. Artists 19th Annual Flower Piece

References - Exhibitions

EYE APPEAL 1987 (refer to CNIB87)

BC FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS - IMAGES AND OBJECTS VIII (refer to BCFA90)

VICTORIA REGIONAL JURIED ART SHOW 1990 (refer to CACGV90)

FINE ARTS '96 (refer to SOO96)

VISIONS OF THE WEST COAST - ROBERT ALLER & HIS COMMUNITY (refer to UVIC05)

References - General

VISUAL ARTS BRITISH COLUMBIA (refer to VABC77)

ARTISTS IN CANADA 1982 - UNION LIST OF ARTISTS' FILES (refer to AIC82)

BRITISH COLUMBIA WOMEN ARTISTS 1885-1985 (refer to AGGV85)

Clippings

" ... Peggy Larson was born in Glasgow and received her art education at the Glasgow School of Art, graduating with distinction and later exhibited in the Royal Scottish Academy. She came to Canada in 1946, and this is her first exhibition in the Dominion. ... (continues)"
      From "War Bride Artist Exhibiting Works" by M.V. Thornton
       Vancouver Sun, January 30 1948

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