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Artist / Maker : Peterson, Margaret Ellen
Title : The Trial of Ursus
Date (Execution) : c. 1953
Geographical Origin : Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Ink, Tempera
Support / Technique : board
Object Type : drawings (visual works)
Visual Description : Abstract illustration of three large bear figures sitting on a raised flattened rock facing one small bear in a standing position. For Howard O'Hagan's story Ursus (published in the Malahat Review). The linework varies in thickness. The faces of the three bears are faceted and geometric in appearance, resembling rocks or stones.
Accession # : U997.26.5
Width (cm) : 76.50
Height (cm) : 51.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Howard O'Hagan
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