Old Barn, Quebec

George Pepper

BIRTH YEAR 1903
BIRTH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
DEATH YEAR 1962
DEATH PLACE Toronto, Ontario
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE 1937
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1072
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 painting of a rural homestead with several wooden buildings set in a grassy landscape with piles of rocks and tilled soil in the foreground. There is a plough in the bottom right of the picture and a carriage beside a shed on the left in the mid-ground. The foremost house on the right has a ladder up the left side and on the roof. There are blue mountains in the background under a blue sky filled with a dramatic, upsweeping mass of white and grey clouds.

OAG is CLOSED from JULY 1st to the 5th