BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS  

Laura Adeline Muntz (Mrs. C.W.B. Lyall)

June 18 1860 - December 9 1930

Royal Canadian Academy of Arts (ARCA)
Ontario Society of Artists (Member 1891 - 1908)

Laura Adeline Muntz was born in Radford, Warwickshire, England, in 1860. She came to Canada with her family in 1869, settling in Muskoka, Ontario. She took art training in Toronto, in England in 1887, and at the Academie Colarossi in France. She also studied in Holland in Italy. She married C.W.B. Lyall in 1915.

Although primarily an Eastern Canadian artist noted for portraits of mothers and children, she exhibited with the Island Arts and Crafts Society in 1914.

She also exhibited in the Vancouver Exhibition in 1924.

She died in Toronto in 1930.

Exhibitions

DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK

References

ISLAND ARTS & CRAFTS CLUB 5th ANNUAL EXHIBITION (refer to IACS14)

ISLAND ARTS AND CRAFTS SOCIETY - List of Exhibitors

EARLY PAINTERS AND ENGRAVERS IN CANADA (refer to H70)

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

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

BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA (refer to BIAC03)
     14 references to Muntz.

See also Macdonald, Creative Canada 1, etc.

See also "HAROLD MORTIMER-LAMB - THE ART LOVER" in biblio file. The book includes references to Muntz as Mortimer-Lamb's friend.

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