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Letters from the torrid zone, letter #1

Evergon

BIRTH YEAR 1946
BIRTH PLACE Niagara Falls, Ontario
MEDIUM Colour xerox on paper
DATE 1983
DIMENSIONS 34.3cm x 21.6cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.05.12
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of C. Robert Beckett, 1991
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A surrealist photocollage of three nude figures, seated alongside each other with their heads tilted back and a horizontal black strip above the lengths of their faces. The central figure has a black mask over their chest with a tongue protruding downwards towards the centre of a pink flower. The left side figure has a pineapple across their torso with the leaves of a plant poking out from underneath it. Three sail boats on water are in the background.

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