Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923 - 2002)
Cosner Art Gallery - Montreal
Oil on paper
51 cm x 66 cm / 20'' x 26''
Signed and dated lower right
Work seen and verified by Yseult Riopelle, dated 1987. First inventory number at the workshop of Jean-Paul Riopelle C63. Later cataloged in 1990 by Mrs. Yseult Riopelle, CA227.
In 1981 , Jean-Paul Riopelle won the Paul-Emile Borduas prize awarded by the Government of Quebec for his contribution to modern painting and its influence abroad. The year 1981 also marks the greatest retrospective of the painter at the Center Georges-Pompidou in Paris.