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By Leonard Wise,Tom Smart,Margaret Atwood

An Officer of the Order of Canada, Chevalier of France’s Order of Arts and Letters, and recipient of the Order of Ontario, painter, printmaker, sculptor, dressmaker, and writer, Charles Pachter is certainly one of Canada’s best-loved and so much celebrated artists.

Pachter is an artist with an marvelous diversity. His paintings is witty, considerate, relocating, and private. Many works, like Queen on Moose, The Painted Flag, and Hockey Knights in Canada, have completed a notable point of popularity, changing into well-known around the state — certainly, world wide. His collaboration with Margaret Atwood on The Journals of Susanna Moodie has been referred to as “truly the main superb e-book ever to be released in Canada.”

Charles Pachter: Canada’s Artist is a party of the lifestyles and paintings — the struggles and triumphs — of a guy who has helped to redefine Canadian paintings. Pachter’ promoting of Canada and its tradition has left an enduring legacy — one who he keeps to construct on.

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