Evening out in Paris

Edwin Holgate

BIRTH YEAR 1892
BIRTH PLACE Allandale, Ontario
DEATH YEAR 1977
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Gouache, graphite and charcoal on paper
DATE 1922
DIMENSIONS 46cm x 64.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0442
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Short lines of colour are used to create a impressionist image of a seated woman, dressed in evening wear, regarding a pamphlet that she is holding in her right hand. Two older men dressed in suits surround her: one in the foreground with his arm outstretched and holding something, and one behind her, crouching over her.

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