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Three Nudes

Philip Surrey

BIRTH YEAR 1910
BIRTH PLACE Calgary, Alberta
DEATH YEAR 1990
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Charcoal and watercolour on paper
DATE 1965
DIMENSIONS 32.5cm x 24.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1426
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 rough sketch on pink paper depicts three figures wearing short transparent dresses (clothing) running on a sidewalk. The ground is marked with a grid and the shadows of the figures are cast in the foreground to the left. There is a strip in the background filled with a wash of brown. The figures are shaded with the same brown wash.

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