Tom Thomson, circa 1898 (age 18-20)
The Morrison Family collection

Tom Thomson, Algonquin Park, 1914
The National Gallery of Canada

Canoe, 1913, Algonquin Park
The Thomson Collection, The Art Gallery of Ontario

Moonlight, 1914, Algonquin Park
The Thomson Collection, The Art Gallery of Ontario

Campfire, 1916, Algonquin Park
The National Gallery of Canada

Ragged Rapids, 1915, Algonquin Park
The Thomson Collection, The Art Gallery of Ontario

Thomson at Cauchon Falls, 1916
The National Gallery of Canada

Timber Chute, fall 1915, Algonquin Park
The Art Gallery of Ontario

Rapids on Muskoka River, date unknown
The Thomson Collection, The Art Gallery of Ontario

Thomson on Lake Scugog, 1913
The Tom Thomson Gallery

Grey Sky, 1914, Algonquin Park
The National Gallery of Canada

Round Lake, Mud Bay, fall 1915
The Art Gallery of Ontario

Sunset, summer 1915, Algonquin Park
The National Gallery of Canada

"Thomson sought the wilderness, never seeking to tame it,
but only to draw from it, its magic of tangle and season."

- Arthur Lismer, colleague
 
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