Gas Town's Gaoler's Muse

Pat O'Hara

BIRTH YEAR 1936
BIRTH PLACE Burns Lake, British Columbia
MEDIUM Acrylic and India ink on board
DATE 1974
DIMENSIONS 12.7cm x 17.8cm x 0.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER FAC 1516
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 semi-abstract painting of a city scene, painted mostly in black, browns and white, with accents of rust and ochre. The image depicts a sidewalk with a tall iron lamp post and small round tables with umbrellas over them in the foreground on the left. Buildings fill the background.

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