Female with Musical Instrument

André Biéler

BIRTH YEAR 1896
BIRTH PLACE Lausanne, Switzerland
DEATH YEAR 1989
DEATH PLACE Kingston, Ontario
MEDIUM Ink and watercolour on paper
DATE 1967
DIMENSIONS 36cm x 53.7cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1473
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 loose watercolour depicts a nude female figure standing while playing a cello or bass. She is positioned to the left of the instrument. Loose, wavy lines running parallel to each other surround the woman. The woman and her instrument are drawn in black ink and painted in blue and purple. The background lines are in black ink, coloured in yellow and brown.

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