Graham Noble Norwell

Graham Noble Norwell was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1901. In 1914 he moved to Montreal, Quebec, with his parents and then shortly afterwards to Kingston, Ontario. Subsequently, he lived in Ottawa, Montreal and Val-David, Quebec (in the Laurentians) where he died.

Norwell studied art under Arthur Lismer, George Reid, J.W. Beatty and Robert Holmes at the Ontario College of Art in 1920 and exhibited with the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 1921-1943, and the Art Association of Montreal in 1922-1943. His work is in the collections of the AGO, and NGC.