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poème à déchiffrer [poem to decipher]

Edmund Alleyn

BIRTH YEAR 1932
BIRTH PLACE Quebec City, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 2004
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Oil on rag paper
DATE 1961
DIMENSIONS 38.1cm x 54.9cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1323
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 background painted in various tones of yellow and thick black vertical brushstrokes on both sides. In the middle of the image, against a lighter yellow background, thinner strokes of black, purple and bright yellow are made in various shapes.

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