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Emma May Martin

January 3 1865 - February 10 1957

B.C. Society of Fine Arts

Emma May Martin born in Toronto, Ontario. She was the daughter of Thomas Mower Martin. She studied under her father and Marmaduke Matthews, becoming an accomplished artist in her own right. She exhibited work at the Art Association of Montreal, at Chicago, at the Canadian National Exhibition from 1903 and 1932, with the Ontario Society of Artists from 1886 to 1938, and with the Royal Canadian Academy from 1887 to 1913 (Harper).

She exhibited her artwork in Vancouver in the 1909 B.C. Society of Fine Arts' debut First Annual Exhibition at the Dominion Hall in Vancouver.

She died in Toronto in 1957.

Exhibitions

DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK
1909 April 20 - 28 BCSFA   First Annual Exhibition By the Don River


References - MONOGRAPHS

Refer to BIBLIO.

References - GENERAL

THE FINE ARTS IN VANCOUVER, 1886 - 1930 (refer to THOM)

EARLY PAINTERS AND ENGRAVERS IN CANADA (refer to H70)

ROYAL CANADIAN ACADEMY OF ARTS -
EXHIBITIONS & MEMBERS 1880 - 1979
(refer to RCA81)

MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS -
SPRING EXHIBITIONS 1880 - 1970
(refer to MM88)

A DICTIONARY OF CANADIAN ARTISTS (refer to M)
      Brief entry, two references.

BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA (refer to BIAC03)
     6 references to Martin.

Clippings

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