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Lot #116

Artist Marc-Aurele de Foy Suzor-Cote
Title Le Pere Fleury, Arthabaska
Media bronze sculpture / plaster sculpture
Dated 1908
Size 10.5 x 11 x 7 in. / 26.7 x 27.9 x 17.8 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

LOT OF TWO; signed, titled and dated along bottom; lot includes plaster mold for sculpture; identical size, bronze sculpure on stone plinth measuring [2 inches high]

reproduced on page 232 and discussed page 231 in Suzor-Cote; Light and Matter, by Laurier Lacroix, published by Musee du Quebec, 2002)

ex-collection noted antique dealer, Bert Baron, Calgary and by descent

Hammer $2,500 Estimate $5,000/$7,000

Biographical Information
Marc-Aurele de Foy Suzor-Cote ~ [1869-1937] Canadian RCA
see Suzor-Cote, by H. de Jouvancourt, Edit. La Fregate, Montreal, 1967; Suzor-Cote, Back to Arthabaska, by L.Foisy, Musee Laurier, 1987; Suzor-Cote, L'Oeuvre Sculpte, by P.L'Allier, Musee de Quebec, 1991; Suzor-Cote, Light and Matter, by L.Lacroix, N.G.C., 2002; see also Maria Chapdelaine: Illustrations by Gagnon and Suzor-Cote, by I.Thom, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1988; biographies in N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.288 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.434; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.48