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Orville Norman Fisher

 (1911 - 1999)
Orville Norman Fisher was active/lived in British Columbia / Canada.  Orville Fisher is known for painting, printmaking, murals, commercial art, graphics, teaching.

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Orville Norman Fisher CSGA, BCSA, CSEA (1911 - 1999)

"The coast was a neutral landscape - greys and khaki and dark browns when the khaki uniforms got wet. The only bright colors on the beach were the flags showing where each unit was to land….The water was literally red with blood. It ebbed and flowed with the tide….I had a three-inch square water-color pack and a hand-sized sketch pad - with waterproof paper - that had a strap fitted over my palm. I used glycerine with water colors to make a fast series of sketches - like shorthand notes." - Captain Orville Norman Fisher, describing his landing with the 3rd Canadian Infantry Division on "Mike" beach near Courseulles-sur-Mer, Normandy on D-Day June 6, 1944. According to the Canadian   ...  Displaying 750 of 9945 characters.

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Chinese Alley, 8 5/8" x 8 5/8", linocut on paper, signed, titled, and dated 1933.
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Sunrise - First Narrows, Vancouver, BC
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