Laird of Freskin and Bacclawigh

James Boyd

BIRTH YEAR 1928
BIRTH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
DEATH YEAR 2002
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Metal plate collage relief print on paper
DATE c.1970s
DIMENSIONS 49cm x 68cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2015.06.10
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Steve Boyd, 2015
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
An abstract print with a magenta background with an irregular border and small white dots throughout. A variety of shapes and textures are overlaid to create a highly stylized human figure. There is a brown circular 'head' with orange, blue and yellow and purple shapes above and a white, plain-weave cloth texture in the background. The 'body presents a screen-like crosshatched pattern on the lower half. At the bottom of the image, a blue lace work patter is displayed in a semicircle .

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