Maud Lewis, <em>Lighthouse and Ferry at Cape Forchu, Yarmouth County</em>, n.d., oil on board.

Maud Lewis: as Collected by John Risley

Saturday, 24 June 2017 to Sunday, 17 September 2017

June 24 – September 17, 2017

John Risley, co-founder of Clearwater Fine Foods has been collecting Maud Lewis’ work on behalf of his company for nearly 20 years. In total, the Collection holds over 200 of Maud’s paintings, including a Paintings For Sale sign which Maud placed in front of her home in Marshalltown, Nova Scotia. Never before shown publicly as a collection, 57 of those paintings will be on display at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in celebration of the work of this legendary folk artist.