A.Y.'s Tree, Midway Island III

Charles F. Comfort

BIRTH YEAR 1900
BIRTH PLACE Edinburgh, Scotland
DEATH YEAR 1994
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE 1971
DIMENSIONS 40.6cm x 30.5cm x 0.3cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1253
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 dark coastal scene with a rocky land mass in the foreground and a single evergreen tree with a thin trunk and heavy branches concentrated at the top. There is a pile of rocks around the base of the tree. A body of grey water lies in the background and a few rocky islands are seen in the distance. A large sky filled with masses of grey clouds looms overhead.

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