Rocky Shore, Vancouver Island

Arthur Lismer

BIRTH YEAR 1885
BIRTH PLACE Sheffield, England
DEATH YEAR 1969
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Oil on panel
DATE 1961
DIMENSIONS 40.3cm x 30.2cm x 0.3cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0880
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Thick blue, brown, grey and white brushstrokes depict a rocky shore with rocks in the foreground framing a body of water. There are two large rocks in the mid-ground surrounded by water; a brown one on the right and a grey/violet one further back on the left. A grey and blue and violet sky is above the horizon in the background.

OAG is CLOSED from JULY 1st to the 5th