MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD, R.C.A.
BRUCE’S MILL, 10 MILES NORTH OF UNIONVILLE
oil on canvas
signed; titled in pencil on the overflap
24 ins x 30 ins; 61 cms x 76.2 cms
Best-known for his depictions of the limestone mills and villages of Prince Edward County, MacDonald lived much of his life in Toronto residing at 4 Rosedale Road and often painted smaller towns more proximous to Toronto including Unionville.
Charles Beale, Manly Edward MacDonald (1889-1971), Plumley Press, Napanee, Ontario, 2010, plate no. 3, frontispiece, for a closely related composition, reproduced in colour.
Private Collection, Ontario