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Lot #209

Artist Jean-Guy Dallaire
Title Mother Earth No. 31 #1/1
Media bronze sculpture
Dated 1981
Size 31.5 x 7 x 7 in. / 80 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, dated and numbered along bottom; on stone and wood base measuring [4 x 12.5 x 12.5 in]; top part of bronze is a little loose where it meets half sphere base; scratches throughout; surface dirt and wear on wood base also noted

Hammer $750 Estimate $1,500/$2,500

Biographical Information
Jean-Guy Dallaire ~ [1943-2023] Canadian
the artist was born in Quebec, raised in Alberta and now teaches and lives in Vancouver; he has been profiled on CBC; see Sahara Foam to Bronze: A Revolutionary Medium and Techniques for the Modern Sculptor, by Jean-Guy Dallaire, published by Blurb, 2015; The Language of Stones, by Jean-Guy Dallaire, published by Blurb, 2015; Wreck Beach Originals: Small Bronze Sculptures Inspired by Stones, Pebbles and Concretions, by Jean-Guy Dallaire, published by Blurb, 2015; his biography will be included in the Dictionnaire des Auteurs et Artistes francophones de l'Ouest; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website