Port Coldwell, Lake Superior [Port Coldwell, lac Supérieur]

A. J. Casson

Date de naissance 1898
Lieu de naissance Toronto, Ontario
Date du décès 1992
Lieu du décès Toronto, Ontario
Technique Huile sur panneau de bois
DATE 1929
DIMENSIONS 30.5cm x 25.4cm x 0.6cm
Numéro d'acquisition FAC 0133
Détails Collection Firestone d’art canadien, Galerie d’art d’Ottawa Don de la Fondation du patrimoine ontarien à la ville d’Ottawa
Description du catalogue
R: A landscape painting of a small bay in the centre of the image surrounded by high cliffs. In the foreground is a dark house, surrounded by green fields. In the middle ground, overlooking the water is a small cluster of houses. Across the bay from the houses is a tall rocky cliff. The open water of Lake Superior is visible in the top left of the image, with no land on the horizon. V: Grass, white flowers and rocks are in the foreground, overlooking a body of water. On the far side of the water is an escarpment painted in shades of yellow. There is a piece of tape adhered to the surface which reads : "Port Coldwell - Lake Superior 1929" with the signature of A.J. Casson. The painting has been marked with a dark paintbrush, scribbled over.

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