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Lot #15

Artist Leon Bellefleur
Title Jardin
Media oil on canvas
Dated 1973
Size 32.25 x 26 in. / 81.9 x 66 cm.
Frame Size 37.75 x 31.75 x 1.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Downstairs Gallery, Edmonton and Woltjen/Udell Gallery, Edmonton, labels verso; from an Edmonton estate

Sold $9,360 Estimate $6,000/$8,000

Biographical Information
Leon Bellefleur ~ [1910-2007] Canadian CGP, CSGA
see Leon Bellefleur, J. Ostiguy, by N.G.C., 1968; Leon Bellefleur, by B. Jasmin, Claus E. Galleries, 1973; Bellefleur, The Fervour of the Quest, by G.Robert, Editions Iconia, 1988; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.75 for works in the N.G.C.; member of the Contemporary Arts Society, Montreal; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.1, pg.35; see L'Art au Quebec, depuis 1940, by G.Robert, pg.110, Les Editions la Presse, Montreal, 1973; exhibition lists in R.C.A.A., pg.33 and M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.29; biography in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, by E.Benezit, Tome 1, pg.596