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Reclining Nude

Henri Masson

BIRTH YEAR 1907
BIRTH PLACE Namur, Belgium
DEATH YEAR 1996
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Ink on paper
DATE 1945
DIMENSIONS 21.3cm x 23cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 0961
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 sketch of a nude figure, lying on their side propped up on their elbow with their head in their hand. Their elbow and top of their head is pointing toward the viewer. Their hip is visible above their head and both knees are on the right side. The drawing is very loose and minimally shaded with an ink wash.

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