|Autumn Hillside Franklin Carmichael|
Among all our senses however, it is the eyes that are most richly rewarded by this climax of nature's cycle. The fiery colors of hardwood foliage here in the northeast are legendary, but at "the golden hour" when the setting sunlight raking through clear dry atmosphere transfigures those trees...
Albert Camus described it best:
L'automne est un deuxième printemps où chaque feuille est une fleur.
Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Here are more splendid celebrations of the fall season painted by Canada's Algonquin School impressionists -- also known as The Group of Seven
|Guide's Home Arthur Lismer|
|Serenity: Lake of the Woods John Johnston|
|Falls of the Montreal River J.E.H. MacDonald|
|October Gold Franklin Carmichael|
|The Jack Pine Tom Thomson|