Canadian Fine Art Auction

May 25, 2015

LOT 95
ANGUS TRUDEAU
  • ANGUS TRUDEAU
  • ANGUS TRUDEAU

95

ANGUS TRUDEAU

HARRISON, OWEN SOUND, ONTARIO, 1982

mixed media on illustration board
signed with initials and titled
30 ins x 40 ins; 76.2 cms x 101.6 cms

Estimate $3,500-$5,000

Realised: $2,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Steamboats are a recurring theme in the work of Anishinaabe artist Angus Trudeau. Working as a sailor and a cook on the Great Lakes commercial ships, paintings such as this lot can be seen as a recollection of the artist’s journey aboard these great steamers.

Sold to benefit Historica Canada.

Provenance:

The Isaacs Gallery Ltd., Toronto
Charles Bronfman’s Claridge Collection, Montreal