Big Bluff Island. Hudson Strait (r); Huskies (v)

A. Y. Jackson

BIRTH YEAR 1882
BIRTH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1974
DEATH PLACE Kleinburg, Ontario
MEDIUM Graphite on paper
DATE 1930 (r); 1930 (v)
DIMENSIONS 31cm x 23.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0560
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
(Recto) A sketch of a low, barren, island of rock in a body of water. The sky is depicted with cross-hatching. (Verso) A study of dogs (huskies) in various positions. There are four, aligned vertically, along the left side that are more complete than the others, which depict only the heads or partial contours of the bodies.

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