Ciel nuageux (imageux) [Cloudy Skies (Images)]

Claude Picher

BIRTH YEAR 1927
BIRTH PLACE Quebec City, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Matane, Quebec
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE 1969
DIMENSIONS 61cm x 50.8cm x 1.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1096
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Broad and textured stroked of paint, applied with a knife, make up this semi abstract landscape. An inclined, green land with a lining of dark blue along the horizon is in the bottom portion of the image. Above is a large sky in patches of blue, grey and white.

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