Shadfly Folk Art Gallery and Antiques

SOLD  Speckled Bird By Henri Lajeunesse


PhilShadfly Folk Art Gallery and Antiques is located in Port Dover, Ontario

Henri Lajeunesse (1906-1998) from Saint Melanie Quebec was first collected by Nettie Sharpe in the 1970’s. He was a primitive artist and used ‘as found’ materials and colors  to make painted wood carvings  of animals and of people. His work can be found in museum collections in Ottawa and Quebec and in private collections around the country.  This little spotted bird is signed on the bottom. In excellent, original condition.  9"w, 4"d, 7 1/2"t.