John Fray painted "Glacier for the Ages"

John Fery painted many huge oil paintings for the Great Northern Railroad. His paintings are dramatic, exciting and in many cases breath taking. They are also very large! From 1910 until 1913 Fery was on the payroll of the railroad and was expected to paint a number of paintings each year.

Many of Fery's paintings can be seen in Glacier Park Lodge, Many Glacier Lodge and Lake McDonald Lodge.

The painting featured here is similar to one that hangs on one side of the huge inglenook fireplace at Lake McDonald Lodge. The painting is of Going-To-The-Sun Chalets with Going-To-The-Sun Mountain in the...

 
 
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