Camp French River (r); French River with Detail of Boat (v)

A. Y. Jackson

BIRTH YEAR 1882
BIRTH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1974
DEATH PLACE Kleinburg, Ontario
MEDIUM Graphite on paper
DATE 1935 (r); n.d. (v)
DIMENSIONS 30.2cm x 22.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0592
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 rough sketch looks up to an "A" frame tent pitched amid a grouping of trees. There is a rack built over a pile of rocks and a few tree stumps in the foreground. (verso) Tall, sparse pines are depicted in the foreground, taking up most of the page, with a loosely drawn landscape in the lower third of the image. In the upper left corner, there is a study of people in an open boat with some notes made above.

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