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Some of our Noteworthy Artists That Aren’t Regularly Available To Our Gallery:

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Noteworthy Artists That Aren’t Regularly Available To Our Gallery

Down To Earth Art Gallery has or have had original paintings by a truly impressive list of artists. From a number of Group of Seven members, to Maud Lewis and Norval Morrisseau. This list is outside of the artists that we exhibited regularly or periodically over our 22 years. Sometimes it has only been one painting by a particular artist, other times we have been fortunate enough to have multiple pieces by the same artist. All are very collectible, most come to us from people downsizing their lives, or clients simply changing up their private collections. We always require good provenance with any artwork so our customers can be confident with their purchases. Down To Earth Art Gallery guarantees the authenticity of every painting that we sell.

The list is always changing on our Noteworthy section of our website, so check it out often. If you’re looking for a particular artist’s work let us know, we keep a list of art that our clients are interested in. Paintings often don’t make it to our website, they are spoken for as we receive them.

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October Wood Interior - Arthur Lloy

SKU 00311
$495.00 Cdn
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Original oil on board painting measuring 8 x 6 inches, 11 x 9 including the framing. The price includes the framing.

Arthur Lloy (1926 – 1986)

A popular Canadian painter, Arthur Lloy (aka: Arthur George Lloy) was born in Melville Cove (now part of Halifax), Nova Scotia and lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia until his death. His works are in the permanent collections of the Art Bank of Nova Scotia, Halifax; the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax; and Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax.
His primary medium was oil paint. His most frequent subjects were wilderness landscapes. His style could be described as Expressionism*, Fauvism* or Plein Air Painting*.
His art education includes studies in painting and drawing at the Nova Scotia College of Art, Halifax (c.1958 – 1962) under Marion Bond, Ellen Lindsay and Donald Cameron Mackay; and at St. Mary’s University, Halifax (c.1960s) under Julius Zarand. Lloy worked as a civil servant with the Department of National Defence at H.M.C. Dockyard, Halifax, the home base of the Canadian Navy’s Atlantic Fleet.
Lloy was a member of the Nova Scotia Society of Artists.
Lloy’s works have been featured in solo and group exhibitions at prominent commercial galleries across Canada; such as: Manuge Galleries, Halifax; Walter Klinkhoff Gallery, Montreal; Robertson Galleries, Ottawa; Wallack Galleries, Ottawa; Penell Gallery, Toronto; Kasper Gallery, Toronto; Linchrist Gallery, Windsor; Masters Gallery, Calgary; and, J. Arends Gallery, Edmonton.

Lloy’s work was also featured in a solo exhibition held at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax in 1974 and in the “Nova Scotia Art Bank” exhibition held there in 1983.

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Some names of Noteworthy Artists not regularly available to our gallery that we have or have had.

  • Norval Morrisseau 1932-2007 (Creator of the Woodland style of art)
  • Franz Johnston 1888 -1949 (Original member of the Group of Seven)
  • Arthur Lismer 1885-1969 (Original Member of The Group of Seven)
  • A.Y. Jackson 1882-1974 (Original member of the Group of Seven)
  • A.J. Casson 1898-1992 (Became a member of The Group of Seven in 1926)
  • J. W. Beatty 1869-1941 (Contemporary of the Group of Seven)
  • Maud Lewis 1903-1970 (Folk Artist)
  • Everett Lewis 1893-1979 (Maud’s husband)
  • Joe Norris  1924-1996 (Folk Artist)
  • Charlie Norris 1929-2013 (Brother to Joe)
  • William Winter
  • Joseph Purcell
  • Tom Forrestall
  • William DeGarthe
  • Anthony Law
  • John Cook
  • Trudy Doyle
  • Charles Beauregarde
  • Charles Hannaford
  • Al Chaddock
  • Steven Rhude
  • Fred Trask
  • Duke Redbird
  • Heather Lawson (Stonemason)
  • Peter Rankin
  • Leon Dolice
  • James G. Tyler, 1855-1931
  • Arthur Lloy, 1929-1986
  • Frederick Arthur Verner, 1836-1928
  • Lucius O’Brien 1832-1899
  • Roy Thomas 1949-2004
  • Eddy Cobiness 1933-1996
  • Robert Harris 1849-1919
  • Suzanne Chrysler MacDonald
  • Greg MacEwan (Mi’kmaq Basket Artist)
  • Joe Arsenault ( Stone Carvings)
  • James Lumbers 1929-


J. Franklin Wright
Renowned Marine Artist
Alan Syliboy
Mi’kmaq Artist
Kate Georgallas
Expressive Realism
Noteworthy Artists That Aren’t Regularly Available To Our Gallery
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  • Norval Morrisseau
  • J.E.H. MacDonald
  • Frederick Arthur Verner
  • J.W. Beatty
Pierre Nadeau
Wilda Kaiser
Landscapes and Seascapes
Bill Rogers
Watercolor and Oil
Cori MacInnis
Darren Julian
Mi’kmaq Artist
Canadian Inuit Carvings
Bonnie Brugger
Glass Art