The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia will celebrate the life and art of Canada’s best known living painter with an exhibition of selected works that will showcase his prints and sketches – an important part of Colville’s practice. Alex Colville, Family and Rainstorm, 1955. Image: Alex Colville Through February 20, 2011 The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia AlexRead more...

Alex Colville Moon and Cow 1963 Oil and synthetic resin on hardboard 68.5 x 91.4 cm Private collection, USA

Colville was known to art lovers worldwide for paintings such as Horse and Train, in which a black horse runs along railway tracks toward the light of an oncoming train. Description from I searched for this on

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Three Girls on Wharf by Alex Colville, 1953. Glazed casein tempera on masonite | Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

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