Double Blue Meteor

Mark Marsters

BIRTH YEAR 1962
BIRTH PLACE Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
DEATH YEAR 2002
DEATH PLACE Ottawa, Ontario
MEDIUM Tennis rackets, wood and oil on canvas
DATE 1998
DIMENSIONS 38.1cm x 68.6cm x 3.2cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2016.12.22
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Sandra Marsters 2016
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A painting integrated in a modified tennis racket. At its head, the racket presents two oval surfaces, fill with canvas and a wooden backing. The object presents branding element such as "Meteor" "Double Blue" and "Scazenpers". On the canvas, against a blue/black background, a narrative story is depicted in white. A group of caricatured individuals are exchanging, under a dark sky.

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