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Artist Watkins, George
Title Sheridan Park United Church
Accession # 001.5.243
Object Type painting
Date 1976
Medium watercolour
Support paper
Dimensions H-41 W-46 cm
Description Watkins's practice has been largely centered on recording the changes in Mississauga's rural and urban landscape since moving to Mississauga nearly half-a-century ago. The growth of Mississauga from a small collection of towns and villages to one of Canada's largest municipalities can be seen throughout Watkin's work which features numerous iconic buildings and scenes of the city.

Biographical Information:

Originally from Australia, George Watkins has painted in 33 cities around the world since he began painting in 1945.