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Lot #224

Artist Lise Gervais
Title Untitled - Purple, Red and Green
Media acrylic on paper
Dated 1983
Size 29.5 x 43.25 in. / 74.9 x 109.9 cm.
Frame Size 30.25 x 44 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower right; framed; crease in paper upper left margin, some minor wrinkling noted

private collection, Ottawa

Sold $4,095 Estimate $3,000/$5,000

Biographical Information
Lise Gervais ~ [1933-1998] Canadian
see N.G.C., Vol.2, G-K, ed.C.Hill, pg.25; L'Art au Quebec, depuis 1940, by G.Robert, pg.136, Les Editions la Presse, Montreal, 1973; Trois Generations d'art Quebecois 1940-60, by L.Lamy, pg.92, Musee d'art Contemporain, 1976; La Collection Tableau Inaugural, by P.Gagnon, pg.94, Musee d'art Contemporain, 1992; Four Decades, Canadian Group of Painters, by P.Duval, pg.110, Clarke Irwin; By a Lady, Celebrating Three Centuries of Art by Canadian Women, by M.Tippett, pg.121, Viking, 1992; biographies in MacDonald, Vol. 2, pg.270, Westbridge,Vol.2, pg.9 and N.Am.Women Artists, ed. J.Heller, pg.208; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.143; 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