Low Tide, Spanish Banks

Gordon Smith

BIRTH YEAR 1919
BIRTH PLACE Sussex, England
DEATH YEAR 2020
DEATH PLACE West Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE c. 1959
DIMENSIONS 121.9cm x 61cm x 1.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1172
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Brightly coloured brushstrokes depict a semi abstract coastal scene of buildings reflected in the water. The sky and water are painted in patches of blue. The loosely represented buildings lie along the middle of the image, painted in white, yellow, green and orange, with thin black lines drawn between them.

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