Doris McCarthy: Ninety Years Wise

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Doris McCarthy was one of Canada’s great living artists. With a passion for the Canadian landscape, she carried on the tradition of the Group of Seven. This latest memoir focuses on her 92nd summer.

Praise & Recognition

A professional resource book that will appeal to visual arts teachers and teachers interested in landscape painting. Voice (Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario)
She also captures, in simple details and observations, the laconic rhythms of cottage life. Quill & Quire
An entertaining read for the cottage or in the city. Vie des Arts Magazine
For anyone striving to lead a life of purpose and balance, Doris McCarthy truly offers word from the wise. Voice (Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario)


Publication Date: October 26, 2004

Genre: Adult Nonfiction, Biography & Memoir

Product Format: Paperback

Pages: 120

ISBN: 978-1-896764-86-3

About the Author

Doris McCarthy

Doris McCarthy was a great painter who produced an unparalleled body of work, was the first woman President of the Ontario Society of Artists, taught some of Canada’s most distinguished creative people, and was a mentor for many artists. A key figure in this Canada’s art scene since the 1920s, McCarthy experimented with, and contributed to, major art developments throughout the 20th century.
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