Arctic Supply Convoy

Philip Surrey

BIRTH YEAR 1910
BIRTH PLACE Calgary, Alberta
DEATH YEAR 1990
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Oil on masonite
DATE 1958
DIMENSIONS 20cm x 14.6cm x 0.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1412
CREDIT LINE Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, the Ottawa Art Gallery Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Loose paint brush strokes depict a seascape at sunset with two boats in the background; one in the middle of the image and one on the right. A large body of grey water fills the foreground, with huge blue and white ice formations floating in it. A sunset sky is depicted in the background with broad strokes of a mix of yellow, orange and red.

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