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After the Sleet Storm
Alternate title: Sleet Storm in the Cedar Bush
Winter 1915–16
Oil on canvas
16 1/8 x 22 3/16 in. (40.9 x 56.3 cm)
Inscription verso: in black paint, After the Sleet Storm / –by- / Tom Thomson / authenticated by / his brother Geo. Thomson; on stretcher, u.r., in ink, J.MacD; in ballpoint on label, 78-25 / T. THOMSON / AFTER THE / SLEETSTORM
Exhibition History
Art Gallery of Toronto, Toronto, Memorial Exhibition of Paintings by Tom Thomson, February 13–29, 1920, no. 23.
Halifax Memorial Library, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, The Development of Canadian Painting, from 12 November 1951, no. 35, (repr.), collection of Mrs. George H. Henderson.
National Gallery of Canada; Art Gallery of Ontario, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tom Thomson, June 7–September 8, 2002, no. 83, (repr. col.) Traveled to: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October 5, 2002–January 5, 2003; Musée du Québec, Quebec City, February 6–April 3, 2003; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, May 30–September 7, 2003; Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, September 29–December 7, 2003.
Published References
Laing, G. Blair. Memoirs of an Art Dealer. Vol. 1. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1979, pp. 68, 78, as Sleet Storm in the Cedar Bush (repr. col.)
Reid, Dennis and Charles C. Hill. Tom Thomson. Vancouver/Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre with the Art Gallery of Ontario and the National Gallery of Canada, 2002. Exhibition catalogue, pp. 79, 135, 148–49, 238 (repr. col.)
Murray, Joan. "Tom Thomson: Trailblazer and Guide." In Canadian Art: The Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto: Skylet Publishing, 2008, p. 111 (repr.col.)
Record last updated May 4, 2016. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Murray, Joan. ""After the Sleet Storm, Winter 1915–16 (1915-1916.21)." In Tom Thomson Catalogue Raisonné. (accessed on December 9, 2023).