Canadian Fine Art Auction

November 21, 2016

LOT 26
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A.
  • MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A.
  • MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A.
  • MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A.

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MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ, R.C.A.

PERDRIX (PARTRIDGE)

oil on canvas
signed
20.75 ins x 14.25 ins; 53.3 cms x 35.6 cms

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $9,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Suzor-Coté had an obvious talent for rendering trompe l’oeil effects as evidenced by this still life with partridge. Laurier Lacroix references other still lifes by the artist featuring game as the subject which date to circa 1895-1896.

Literature:

Laurier Lacroix, Suzor-Coté: Light and Matter, Musée du Québec, Quebec, 2002, page 79.

Provenance:

Walter Klinkhoff Gallery Inc., Montreal
Private Collection, Alberta