Dark Garden (Seed Cradle)

Jack Shadbolt

BIRTH YEAR 1909
BIRTH PLACE Shoeburyness, England
DEATH YEAR 1998
DEATH PLACE Vancouver, British Columbia
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE 1962
DIMENSIONS 125.1cm x 101.6cm x 2.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1278
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 painting with a green background and thick, yellow and burgundy strokes along the bottom edge. At the middle of the image is a swarm of short, thick brushstrokes of paint in pastel blue, purple, green, peach and taupe. There is an angled, rectangular form comprised of red, burgundy and brown stripes at the lower right edge of the image.

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