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

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

Archipelago Series #3

Archipelago Series #3, 1998
Ed.15, etching, 46 x 38 cm

Archipelago Series #4

Archipelago Series #4, 1998
Ed.15, eau-forte, 38 x 46 cm

Archipelago Series #7

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

Outside Sandy Island

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

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

Target, Precambrian Shield Series

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

Rock Band #2, 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

To The North American Camp

To The North American Camp, 2007
VE 15, etching, 80 x 109 cm

Rock Face Sans Souci

Rock Face Sans Souci, 2002
Etching, 80 x 117 cm

Rock Canadian Shield, Northern Image Series

Rock Canadian Shield, Norther Image Series
Ed.40, etching, 91 x 69 cm

Rock Band, Canadian Shield Series

Rock Band, Canadian Shield Series, 1980
Ed.30, etching, 82 x 67 cm

Precambrian Suite #6

Precambrian Suite #6, 1992
Etching, 38 x 46 cm

Precambrian Formation #5

Precambrian Formation #5, 2006
Ed.12, etching, 75 x 104 cm

Outer Island Shoal Formations #2

Outer Island Shoal Formations #2, 2008-09
Mixed media print, 80 x 107 cm

On the Outside, Georgian Bay

On the Outside, Georgian Bay, 2009
Mixed media print, 76 x 114 cm

La Cloche Range, 2005

La Cloche Range, 2005
VE 15, mixed media print, 74 x 112 cm

George Lake, Killarney

George Lake, Killarney, 2005
Mixed media print, 75 x 75 cm

Black Rock, Precambrian Shield Series

Black Rock, Precambrian Shield Series, 1978
EA, eau-forte, 76 x 56 cm

Cove Rock, Nova Scotia

Cove Rock, Nova Scotia, 1988
Ed.40, etching, 75 x 75 cm

The Outer Archipelago, Georgian Bay

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

Migmatic Folds, Georgian Bay

Migmatic Folds, Georgian Bay, 2018
Acrylic & mixed media on canvas, 126 x 95,5 cm