Pilgrimage to Chartres Cathedral

Gerald Trottier

BIRTH YEAR 1925
BIRTH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
DEATH YEAR 2004
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Lithograph on paper
DATE 1953
DIMENSIONS 55cm x 45cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2015.01.24
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Irma Trottier, 2015
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A lithograph printed in black depicts an abstract landscape confined within a rounded rectangular frame. The central part of image consists of geometric shapes shaded to varying degrees of darkness. In the upper portion of the image, a building (cathedral) sits on the horizon. A large cross is positioned diagonally in the upper right corner and two smaller crosses are visible in the upper left corner. White space surrounds the cathedral and crosses on the horizon.

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