Joseph FAFARD - Lady Grey

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Type of Artwork Multiple
Title Lady Grey
Year 2011
Category Sculpture-Volume
Medium Bronze
Number and/or edition No edition number indicated.
Signature verso
Size of the artwork
11 x 15 x 4 in
27.94 x 38.1 x 10.16 cm
Certificate of authenticity No
Bill/Invoice No
Condition excellent
Observations

Joe Fafard's bronze sculptures of farm animals, cows, bulls and horses as well as his human subjects are imbued with humour and insight. This patinated bronze horse "Lady Grey" by the artist is inscribed with his signature, date and edition number, 6/7. A certificate of authentication accompanies the sculpture.

Born into a French Canadian family of farmers, Joe Fafard (1942-2019) completed a BFA in 1966 at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, and a Masters of Arts degree with Pennsylvania State University. 

Fafard was named an Officer the Order of Canada in 1981 and received honorary doctorates from the University of Regina, the University of Manitoba in 2007 and the U. of Saskatchewan in 2012. The National Gallery of Canada with the Mackenzie Art Gallery in Regina mounted a retrospective exhibition of the artist’s work that toured to six venues between 2007 and 2009. Fafard's artworks are held in major museum collections including the National Gallery of Canada.



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