Calligraphic Drawing

Jack Shadbolt

BIRTH YEAR 1909
BIRTH PLACE Shoeburyness, England
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Ink on paper
DATE 1962
DIMENSIONS 37.5cm x 45.7cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1165
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 drawing made in black ink. The background is a washed in grey and there is a bowl-shaped form at the centre of the image that is white in the middle and has quick black lines drawn inward from the outline. Other quick strokes of black and splatters of ink are made above and below this central form.

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