Forêt en hiver [Forest in Winter]

Claude Picher

BIRTH YEAR 1927
BIRTH PLACE Quebec City, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Matane, Quebec
MEDIUM Acrylic on canvas
DATE 1969
DIMENSIONS 91.4cm x 61cm x 1.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1098
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
The image depicts a sloping, snow covered landscape with a line of dark trees along the horizon and a small patch of white visible through the trees in the background. A large, deep blue sky fills the remainder of the image, which darkens as it reaches the top of the frame.

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