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Jigsaw Puzzle (original) - puzzle contains approximately
200 pieces reproducing an original Harold Town painting


Born in Toronto, 1924 – 1990
Member of Painters Eleven Harold Barling Town was an abstract painter, illustrator, printmaker, sculptor and writer.

He gained international recognition and, also rose to fame as a founding member of Painters Eleven (Toronto, 1953). Painters Eleven was a group of Canadian avant-garde abstract painters that helped to establish Modern art in Canada.

Two retrospective exhibitions were organized for Harold Town by the Windsor Art Gallery (1975) and the Art Gallery of Ontario (1986).

He studied at the Ontario College of Art, Toronto, 1943-1945.








Text copied directly from artnet.com (http://artnet.com/
Artists/), cbc.ca (http://archives.
cbc.ca), and Robert Fulford's essay on Harold Town (http://www.robert
fulford. com/town.html)