Tree on Lakeshore

Arthur Lismer

BIRTH YEAR 1885
BIRTH PLACE Sheffield, England
DEATH YEAR 1969
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Wax crayon and conté on wove paper
DATE 1960
DIMENSIONS 40.2cm x 28.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0857
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A detailed sketch depicts a high, rocky shore in the foreground with small plants and trees growing on it and a lake in the middle ground beyond. There are hills in the background, on the far shore of the lake. The main tree in the foreground, a large pine, extends up and out of the top of the frame in the left-hand side of the picture.

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