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Lot #6

Artist Paul-Emile Borduas
Title Untitled - Two Men
Media chalk on paper
Size 10.25 x 9.5 in. / 26 x 24.1 cm.
Frame Size 28 x 21.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; bears 'Hotel des Encans P.E. Borduas 28 Avril 1994' stamp verso; framed; some handling marks noted

Estimate $1,200/$1,500

Biographical Information
Paul-Emile Borduas ~ [1905-1960] Canadian CAS, RCA
see Paul-Emile Borduas 1905-1960, by E.Turner, N.G.C., n.d; Borduas, by G.Robert, Les Presses de Universite du Quebec, 1972; La Collection Borduas, by L.Letocha/F.Cournoyer, Musee d'art contemporain, 1976;Paul-Emile Borduas Ecrits/Writings 1942-1958, byF.M.Gagnon et al, Nova Scotia College of Art, 1978; Paul-Emile Borduas, by F.Gagnon, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1988; B>Paul-Emile Borduas, A Critical Biography, by Francois-Marc Gagnon, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2013; biography and other examples in N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.108 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.37; exhibition list in M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.38; biography in Dict. of Canadian Artists - Vol.1, by C.MacDonald, pg.58