A Painter’s Country: The Autobiography of A.Y. Jackson, Jackson, A. Y.; Massey, Vincent (Fwd.) Published by Clarke, Irwin & Company, Vancouver, Toronto, 1959. 8vo up to 9½” tall. 170 pages with 12 color plates. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles front and spine; bevelled edges; blue top edge; mapped endpapers. Inked name to free endpaper and inked inscription half title verso; otherwise volume in fine condition. Unclipped jacket has a few tiny chips and tiny closed tears.
Alexander Young Jackson CC CMG (1882 – 1974) was a Canadian painter and a founding member of the Group of Seven. He was a Companion of the Order of Canada and recipient of a medal for lifetime achievement from the Royal Canadian Academy. 002742 $80 Softcover 002543 $40