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Figure Study (Male Two Views) [sic.] A/S/L

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
The image depicts a study showing two views of a figure occupying the full frame. The figure is wearing only underwear. The study on the left depicts the figure in profile, standing with their right leg planted and left leg extended out; the left foot is out of frame in lower left corner. Their head is seen in 3/4 profile. Their hands are held in front of the hips. The second view is of the figure's backside, again planted on right foot with left leg extended . The left hand is in front of the left hip and the right arm hangs by their side. Their head is turned to the left.

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