Portraits and Photography Online Auction

October 22, 2009

LOT 60

Lot 60


Lot 60 Details
Ludovic, Canadian


Black and white glossy; stamped: “mention obligatoire phonogram/Jacques Aubert/Libre Droits” verso and signed by the folksinger, dated 75 and inscribed with presentation: “A Lucien St. Amand/Bonjour ami” in red ink verso.

Together with:
The Right Honourable Hugh McMillan, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1957-1963) mounted; indistinctly signed by the photographer in pencil lower right, signed in ink by the sitter bottom mount. In a hinged leather frame.
Image 5.75” x 4.25”—14.5 x 10.8 cm.

Together with:
LESTER B. PEARSON (1897-1972) Canadian Prime Minister, 1963-1968, mounted; signed: with presentation “To Lucien St. Amand with best wishes” in ink to the mount. In a green leather frame.
Image 8.4” x 6.25”—20.5 x 15.8 cm.

Together with:
MARC LALONDE (MINISTER OF NATIONAL HEALTH AND WELFARE from 1972) “558 CONFERENCE”; Colour photograph mounted; signed Marc Lalonde with presentation “A mme St. Amand...” in ink on the image
Image 9.5” x 7.5”—24 x 19 cm.

Together with:
An indistinctly signed photograph of a Royal Air Force Pilot Officer, mounted; indistinctly signed and dated 1941 in ink to the mount
Sheet 7” x 4.75”—17.5 x 12 cm.

Together with:
Two unknown female portraits, woman in pearls; woman in red cross uniform (possibly Norah?) in a hinge leather frame
Each Approx. 9.5” x 7”—20.4 x 17.8 cm.
8" x 6" — 20.3 x 15.2 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $150
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
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Presentated to Lucien St. Amand from Felix Leclerc in 1975;
estate of Lucien St. Amand, Ottawa


Leclerc, a chansonnier is best known for his poetic songs about the province and its people since the time of the original Quebec settlers.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 60

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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