Canadian Defence Academy

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5573 Colonel (Ret’d) Layne R. Larsen (RRMC RMC 1962) was commissioned to create this image of the Canadian Defence Academy as a retirement gift for the RMC Principal, H24263 Doctor John Cowan, BSc, MSc, PhD. The medium is India ink and brush on Linetek 3000 illustration board. The Canadian Defence Academy oversees higher education in the Canadian Forces. This building incorporates the former Rideout Row at Royal Military College.

Larsen is a self-taught artist well known for his highly realistic paintings and drawings in a variety of media. His wide-ranging subjects include Canadian wildlife and portraits, as well as aviation and military works. Larsen’s work has hung in international galleries and is found in public and private collections around the world. Source

Researched by: E3161 Victoria Edwards (RMC 2003)



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