The art of Alex Colville

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007092497X 211 pages. Index. "This richly illustrated book represents the full scope of Colville's work. There are the early canvases; the war art commissioned when he was overseas with the Canadian forces; the highly praised designs of Canada's Centennial coins issued in 1967; and such latter-day masterpieces as Pacific, To Prince Edward Island, and January. In all, forty-eight major works are reproduced in full colour, with fifty-six black-and-white illustrations of Colville's sketches, drawings, coin designs, paintings and serigraphs." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy.

Title: The art of Alex Colville

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Categories: Art, Canadiana,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1972

ISBN Number: 007092497X

ISBN Number 13: 9780070924970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 854A2681

Keywords: Alex Colville Canadian Artists Painters war art commissioned when he was overseas with the Canadian forces; the highly praised designs of Canada's Centennial coins issued in 1967; and such latter-day masterpieces as Pacific, To Prince Edward Island, and January. In all, forty-eight major works are reproduced in full colour, with fifty-six black-and-white illustrations of Colville's sketches, drawings, coin designs, paintings and Serigraphs,