Evening on a Canadian Lake

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

  • “Evening on a Canadian Lake” by Frederic Remington in 1908, depicts two men and a dog in a birch bark canoe on the glassy surface of a Canadian lake. In his lifetime, Remington illustrated scenes of the Old American West. Remington’s illustrations examine the complicated but at times harmonious relationship between man and nature. Painting courtesy of the Library of Congress.
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  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • 1908
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  • Frederic Remington, Evening on a Canadian Lake, ca 1908. Library of Congress.