Maud Lewis

Pair of Oxen

oil on board
11x14 in.

Acquired directly from the artist by private collection, c.1963-64

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Maud Lewis (1903-1970) was born to John and Agnes Dowley on the Yarmouth and Acadian Shore of Nova Scotia. Although there is some debate about her exact birth place, recent research has revealed that Maud was born in the town of Yarmouth, NS. As a child, Maud spent most of…