Charles Bronfman’s Claridge Collection – Canadian Fine Art

November 06, 2013

LOT 112
ANDRE MONGEAU
  • ANDRE MONGEAU

112

ANDRE MONGEAU

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signed, dated Janvier 88
36 ins x 49 ins; 91.4 cms x 124.5 cms

Estimate $900-$1,200

Realised: $1,140
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Quebec artist Andre Mangeau received his art diploma from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Montreal in 1969, and studied under Ulysses Comtois at the Université du Québec a Montreal in 1971. He went on to study towards a Masters in Education of Plastic Arts for one year at the Université de Paris VIII in 1975. Mongeau taught art for several years at several universities until 1978, when he decided to devote himself full-time on his art work.

Mongeau has been an active member of the Association of Sculptors of Quebec since 1972, where he served as vice-president in 1974. He was a founding member and chairman of the Conseil de la Culture de la région Lanaudière. Mangeau has exhibited his sculptures and paintings since the early 1970’s, and his work is found in prominent collections in Quebec. He lives in Lanaudière, Quebec.