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When Lumbers first started to paint, his subjects were almost exclusively wildlife subjects. His paintings were displayed in a travelling show across Canada sponsored by the National Museums of Canada. It was followed by a series of paintings documenting the Native Peoples of the North, and was sponsored by the Royal Ontario Museum.
“I believe animals should be displayed in their natural elements because it helps to reveal the character of the subject to the viewer. While every creature has its place in nature, it’s unfortunate that
man has not found his”...