Rock and Tide Pool, Vancouver Island

Arthur Lismer

BIRTH YEAR 1885
BIRTH PLACE Sheffield, England
DEATH YEAR 1969
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Oil on board
DATE 1957
DIMENSIONS 40.3cm x 28.9cm x 0.3cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0827
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Heavy brushstrokes in muted earth tones depicts a rocky shore with a small tidal pool in the foreground and the coast seen in the upper left portion of the picture. A low body of rock, painted in a muted ochre, lies across the background under a thin strip of blue sky.

OAG is CLOSED from JULY 1st to the 5th