Rocks and Seaman (r) Tree on Rocky Shore (v)

Arthur Lismer

BIRTH YEAR 1885
BIRTH PLACE Sheffield, England
DEATH YEAR 1969
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Ink and wax on paper (r); Ink and wax crayon on paper (v)
DATE 1959 (r); n.d. (v)
DIMENSIONS 35.6cm x 29.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0850
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) Two sketches on the same page: the upper body of a man wearing a coat and hat is on the bottom of the page and a coastal scene with a mountainous, rocky shore is framed on the upper half of the page. (verso) A quick sketch of a small tree with sparse foliage on a rock in the foreground, with a body of water in the distance.

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