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C.W. Jefferys

A collection of over 400 titles related to Canadian artist, illustrator and teacher, Charles William Jefferys (1869-1951), assembled by Toronto art historian Robert H. Stacey, Jefferys’ grandson.  The collection contains volumes once in Jefferys’ possession, variant editions of books illustrated by Jefferys and published during his lifetime, as well as books and exhibition catalogues that include reference to Jefferys or reproductions of his work.  Robert Stacey has written extensively on Canadian art, including publication on Jefferys’ work for the National Gallery of Canada, Agnes Etherington Art Centre and Mendel Art Gallery.