Savoy Island

Jack Shadbolt

BIRTH YEAR 1909
BIRTH PLACE Shoeburyness, England
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Charcoal on paper
DATE 1940
DIMENSIONS 66cm x 51.1cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1137
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 depicting three figures sitting on a shore in the foreground with a body of water behind them and jagged mountains on a far shore in the background. The figure on the left is wearing a striped shirt and is sitting in a reclined position, propped up on his arms behind him. On the right, one figure is sitting facing the viewer while the other has his back turned and is twisting around to face the viewer. There is a canoe in the water at the centre of the image.

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