Canadian Fine Art Auction

November 24, 2014

LOT 17
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
  • NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON

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NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON

PAPOOSE IN PIGTAILS

pastel
signed
11 ins x 8.75 ins; 27.9 cms x 22.2 cms

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $22,420
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

De Grandmaison’s early career began with childrens’ portrait commissions in Winnipeg. While he would become best-known for his majestic renditions of Native Canadian elders, he continued to do portraits of children, particularly native children.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Oakville