Eva Dennis

Born: 1904

Eva Dennis. Painter. Brownlee, Saskatchewan. Active mid to later 20th century.20th century.

Eva Dennis, and her husband Wesley Dennis were self-taught artists. She painted the events of her life and her area of Saskatchewan. She gained recognition in the 1970’s and is widely collected.



Ref: J. Climer. Saskatchewan Primitives. Saskatoon. Mendel Art Gallery. 1975.

Ref: D. Thauberger. Grassroots Saskatchewan. Regina: Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery. 1976.

Ref: Artists in Canada, Union list of Artist’s files. National Gallery of Canada. 1982.

Ref: Lerner. and Williamson, Art and Architecture in Canada. A Bibliography …to 1981. University of Totonto Press. 1991.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).