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Thomas MacDonald

 (1908 - 1978)
Thomas Reid (T.R.) MacDonald was active/lived in Quebec, Ontario / Canada, France.  Thomas MacDonald is known for painting, art administration.

Thomas MacDonald

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An oil painter and instructor of life drawing and painting at the Art Association of Montreal, Thomas MacDonald was an elected member of the Royal Academy of Canada.  He seraved as head of the department of Fine Arts at Mount Allison University in Sackville New Brunswick in 1945 and 1946, and from 1947, Director of the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario.

He studied with Adam Sherriff Scott and Edmond Dyonnet.

Exhibition venues included the World's Fair, New York, 1939; London World's Fair, England; and the Royal Canada Academy.

Peter Hastings Falk, Editor, Who Was Who in American Art

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About  Thomas MacDonald

Born:  1908 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died:   1978 - Paris, France
Known for:  painting, art administration