Archives now open for consultation: Highlights

black & white pencil drawing showing an old lady with a hat in front of hill with a house on top

Although better known for his editorial cartoons, the work of Ottawa-based artist Fred Sebastian also includes illustrations and a series of portraits of notable Canadian authors, musicians and politicians, such as this depiction of the writer Alice Munro, the 2013 Laureate for the Nobel Prize in Literature. (5237937)

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Records and descriptions can be accessed using Archives Search. Some of the records are  accruals or additions to existing fonds. The Scope and content section of the record provides  more information on updates.

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Summer 2020

Fred Sebastian fonds

(Accrual, R8267, MIKAN 187030)

This accrual to the Fred Sebastian fonds, which holds a wealth of work by one of Canada’s top editorial cartoonists, contains original drawings, paintings and illustrations published in newspapers and magazines on political and social topics from the 1980s onward.

Spring 2020

Winter 2020

Fall 2019

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