"Skater" - Alex Colville, 1964, acrylic polymer emulsion on hardboard {female athlete posterior painting}

"Skater" - Alex Colville, acrylic polymer emulsion on hardboard {female athlete posterior painting}

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 pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Alex Colville obituary

1954 - Alex Colville - Horse and Train. This work was inspired by two lines from the poet Roy Campbell: Against a regiment I oppose a brain And a dark horse against an armored train.

Alex Colville, Woman at Clothesline (1956-57) (National Gallery of Canada/©A.C.Fine Art Inc.)

AGO's Alex Colville exhibit aims to enlighten but manages to exhaust

AGO's Alex Colville exhibit aims to enlighten but manages to exhaust - The Globe and Mail

Alex Colville, Target Pistol and Man, 1980. At the AGO.

Alex Colville retrospective opening at Art Gallery of Ontario - Arts & Entertainment - CBC News

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