Franklin, Great Bear Lake (r); Drying Rack (v)

A. Y. Jackson

BIRTH YEAR 1882
BIRTH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1974
DEATH PLACE Kleinburg, Ontario
MEDIUM Graphite on paper
DATE 1949
DIMENSIONS 23.3cm x 15.2cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0631
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 loose sketch depicts a landscape with cabins and a teepee in the background, along a lake shore. Two overturned canoes rest side-by-side in the foreground and there are two more canoes on the shore in the mid-ground. Notations written in the sketch. (verso) A sketch of a square framed drying rack, with an overturned canoe beneath it, with dogs at the base, and a pole beside it. There are buildings and a couple of figures in the background. The foreground is scribbled and there are some notations made in the image.

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