Adam Sherriff-Scott (1887 - 1980)
Cosner Art Gallery - Montreal
Oil on canvas
Fine Canadian Art
Artwork dimensions: 61 x 91 cm / 24'' x 36'' Dimensions with frame: 86,4 x 116,8 cm / 34'' x 46''
Signed lower left, signed and titled on verso
Work exhibited at Terre des Hommes in 1974 for the exhibition at Arthur and Caillou La pierre, organized by the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. Chez Arthur et Caillou la pierre = People and Places in Quebec: from Macamic to Montreal. Curator of the Germain Lefebvre exhibition.
The mythical Quebec figures of Arthur and Caillou lapierre are the starting point of a text by curator Germain Lefebvre on of everyday life in Quebec represented by painters of the 19th and 20th century.