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