Figure Study (Male Two Views) ASL

Gerald Trottier

BIRTH YEAR 1925
BIRTH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
DEATH YEAR 2004
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Pen and ink on grey paper
DATE 1947
DIMENSIONS 28.5cm x 44.4cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2016.01.08
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Irma Trottier, 2016.
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Figure study depicting two views of a male model occupying the full frame. The model is wearing underwear only. The study on the left depicts the man in profile, standing with his right leg planted and left leg extended out (left foot is out of frame in lower left corner). This head is seen in 3/4 profile. Hands are held in front of the hips. The second view is of the man's backside, again planted on right foot with left leg extended . The left hand is in front of the left hip and right arm hangs by his side. Head is turned to the left.

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