Winter Grasses

Jack Shadbolt

BIRTH YEAR 1909
BIRTH PLACE Shoeburyness, England
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Gouache, ink and conté on paper
DATE 1952
DIMENSIONS 102.2cm x 75.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1154
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 black and white, with some brown and read accented features. Various geometric and curvilinear forms fill the space, including a tall, narrow and tapering form with black and white horizontal stripes that extends from the bottom into the middle of the image. The upper area of the image is mostly white in the background and there is a strip of black space along the left hand side.

BUY YOUR TICKETS! OAG's GIVE TO GET ART AUCTION GALA is FRIDAY MAY 27