(1846 - 1910)
George Harvey was active/lived in Nova Scotia / Canada, England. George Harvey is known for landscape, figure and sports genre painting, teaching.
Photo courtesy of the Nova Scotia Archives.
Biography George Harvey
George Harvey was a graduate of the South Kensington School of Art*, London; he was an Associate of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts* (ARCA) from 1882 to 1901; and, in addition to being its first director, he was one of the founders of the Victoria School of Art, as he was involved in the school's creation from it's first concept.
From Drawing to Visual Culture - A History of Art Education in Canada (2006), edited by Harold Pearse (see AskART book references)
Biographical Index of Artists in Canada (2003), by Evelyn de Rostaing McMann (see AskART book references)
Royal Canadian Academy of Arts: Exhibitions and Members, 1880 - 1979 (1981), by Evelyn de R. McMann (see AskART book r
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