Bartram, Ed

Born in London, Ontario in 1938, Ed Bartram obtained a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario and a master’s degree in fine arts from the University of Toronto.  Owner of an island in Georgian Bay, Lake Huron, he described in his prints and paintings the picturesque features of the Canadian Shield.  Professor of printmaking at the Ontario College of arts for many years, he retired on his island, where he died on August 25, 2019.

Ed Bartram was a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts and of the Ontario Society of Artists.

American Camp Island, Georgian Bay,

American Camp Island, Georgian Bay, 2007, mixed media print, 80 x 108 cm

The Outer Archipelago, Georgian Bay

The Outer Archipelago, Georgian Bay, 2009, mixed print techniques, 80 x 108 cm

Rock Pools, American Island

Rock Pools American Island, 2008, mixed print techniques, 80 x 104 cm

McQuade Island, Georgian Bay

McQuade Island, Georgian Bay, 2005, mixed print techniques, 77 x 102 cm

Orange Lichens, Precambrian Shield Series

Orange Lichens, Precambrian Shield Series, 1980, etching, 57 x 75 cm

Outside Sandy Island

Outside Sandy Island, 2004, mixed media print, 80 x 108 cm

La Cloche Range #2

La cloche Range #2, mixed print techniques,

Manitou dock, Georgian bay

Manitou Dock, Georgian Bay, 1997, mixed media print, VE.8, 65 x 77 cm

Shoal formations

Shoal Formations, 2018, mixed media on canvas, 30 x 36 inches

Night Reflections

Night reflexions, 1974, photoetching, 76 x 56 cm

Precambrian Surfaces #2

Precambrian Surfaces #2, 1988, mixed media print, Ed.30, 60 x 90 cm

Archipelago Series #3

Archipelago Series #3, 1998, etching, 3/15, 52 x 38 cm

Archipelago Series #4

Archipelago Series #4, 1998, etching, 1/15, 38 x 76 cm

Archipelago Series #7

Archipelago Series #7, 1998, etching, AP, 38 x 76 cm

Target, Precambrian Shield Series

Target, Precambrian Shield Series, 1982, etching, AP, 56 x 76 cm

Rock Band #21, Precambrian Shield Series

Rock Band, Precambrian Shield Series, 1983, etching, 6/25, 56 x 76 cm

Rock Band, Precambrian Shield Series

Rock Band, Precambrian Shield Series, 1980, etching, 12/70, 56 x 76 cm

Rock, Windmill Bight, Newfoundland

Rock, Windmill Bight, Newfoundland, 1983, etching, 1/25, 56 x 76 cm

Vertical Striations #3, Precambrian Shield Series

Vertical Striations #3, Precambrian Shield Series, 1982, etching, 7/35, 76 x 56 cm