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Man Gored by Car

Philip Surrey

BIRTH YEAR 1910
BIRTH PLACE Calgary, Alberta
DEATH YEAR 1990
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Ink, charcoal and graphite on paper
DATE 1954
DIMENSIONS 33.7cm x 28.7cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1405
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 black, white and grey sketch of a car (vehicle) driving through an underpass. A body lies stretched out under the front edge of the car, while a figure watches as they stand against a rail on a walkway. There is a tall concrete wall behind them in the background. A checkerboard pattern is depicted on the left face of the column that supports the overpass, next to the car.

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