Bestiaires

Alfred Pellan

BIRTH YEAR 1906
BIRTH PLACE Quebec City, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 1988
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Etching and aquatint on Arches watercolour paper
DATE 1981
DIMENSIONS 55.9cm x 76.2cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2017.03.02
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Freda and Irwin Browns, 2017
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A colourful print depicting black birds flying across a blue and purple hued sky over a village with green trees around it. The houses are presented in colourful geometric shapes of black and white, yellow, red, blue, pink and orange. A group of 6 figures is positioned at the bottom center of the image, staring out towards the viewer.

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