Molly Bobak

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Molly Bobak
Molly Bobak painting on canvas, undated.
Born (1919-02-25)February 25, 1919
Vancouver, British Columbia
Died March 2, 2014(2014-03-02) (aged 95)
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Nationality Canadian
Field Painting, printmaking
Training Jack Shadbolt, Vancouver School of Art
Influenced by Jack Shadbolt, Cézanne, Matisse, Bruno Bobak

Molly Bobak, (Molly Lamb; February 25, 1919 – March 2, 2014) was a Canadian teacher, writer, printmaker and painter. During World War II, she was the first Canadian woman artist into be sent to a battlefield to see Canada's war effort.

Bobak was born Molly Lamb in Vancouver, British Columbia.[1] She studied at Vancouver School of Art. Bobak died in Fredericton, New Brunswick from natural causes, aged 95.[2]

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