Montreal at Night, The Harbour from the Site of Expo 67

Henri Masson

BIRTH YEAR 1907
BIRTH PLACE Namur, Belgium
DEATH YEAR 1996
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Watercolour,ink, conté and wax crayon on paper
DATE 1964
DIMENSIONS 59.4cm x 28.3cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1003
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 mixed media sketch of a harbour with two long boats in the water along the middle ground and a cityscape in the background. There is a portion of a wharf in the foreground on the left side of the image. The sky and water are vividly painted in shades of purple, blue and crimson, with accents of yellow wax crayon. The city is drawn in black and painted in blue, with yellow accents.

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