Autumn

Maxwell Bates

BIRTH YEAR 1906
BIRTH PLACE Calgary, Alberta
DEATH YEAR 1980
DEATH PLACE Victoria, British Columbia
MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATE 1973
DIMENSIONS 61cm x 50.2cm x 2.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1458
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 brushstrokes depict a semi-abstract landscape featuring tall shrubs and grasses across the foreground painted in yellows, browns, greens and burgundy. There is a blue sky in the background with patches of different shades of blue surrounding a central white and grey cloud.

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