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Place of creation

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1 drawing / dessin : charcoal on beige wove paper. on wove paper
Support: 21.500 x 28.000 cm

Scope and content

Cartoon depicting Lawren Harris sitting on a stool, legs drawn up and right arm pointing toward a figure behind a counter (to the left). Apparently this refers to an incident when Harris ordered a chocolate sundae with the fellow at the counter saying "they didn't have chocolate and what would he like it without".

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-105596
90: Open
Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
A122-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 2
90: Open
Other accession no.
1983-098 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1983-98-2
Copyright: Estate of Arthur Lismer until the year 2019.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed.
Inscription: Inscribed recto: in black charcoal, u.r. "WHAT'LL YOU HAVE IT / WITHOUT"; l.r. "A.L.".

Subject heading

SUBJ. - Portrait : Cartoon Drawing Of Lawren Harris (1885-1970) - Sitting On A Stool, legs drawn up.


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