Nativity of the Seed

Jack Shadbolt

BIRTH YEAR 1909
BIRTH PLACE Shoeburyness, England
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Gouache and ink on rag paper
DATE 1950
DIMENSIONS 92.1cm x 67.3cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1151
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
An abstract image painted primarily in different shades of grey, with yellow accents, depicts a variety of organic forms set against a fractured background. A large, yellow, curvilinear form with two black spots is at the centre of the image.

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