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Edmund Alleyn

BIRTH YEAR 1932
BIRTH PLACE Quebec City, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 2004
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Gouache on rag paper
DATE 1959
DIMENSIONS 41.8cm x 51.4cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1316
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 in purple and black depicts a swirling mass of black lines in the middle of a light purple background on the bottom half of the image. A band of black is painted above that, with purple and yellow shapes painted into it. The upper quarter of the painting is painted purple.

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