Portrait of Lester B. ‘Mike’ Pearson dedicated to Greta and Harry

Winning Bid: $15.00

Canadian Prime Minister and Nobel Laureate, Mike Pearson, dedicated this portrait taken by Gabriel Desmarais’ reputable Montreal studio on Sainte-Catherine Street in Montreal, founded in 1945. Desmarais’s high-contrast black and white photos are reminiscent of Studio Harcourt and he attracted an international clientele living in California, Monaco, and Montreal. He accumulated a catalogue of 150,000 photos and negatives, his archives are kept at the Library of Quebec.

Artist: Gabriel Desmarais
Date: 1956
Medium: Photograph
Dimensions: 13 3/4″ x 16 1/2″ (framed)

Item condition: New

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18 August 2022 5:29 pm$15.00tgl Auto
18 August 2022 5:29 pm$15.00Christine Cosby
18 August 2022 5:27 pm$13.00tgl
17 August 2022 2:24 pm$12.00Christine Cosby Auto
17 August 2022 2:24 pm$12.00tgl
15 August 2022 2:15 pm$11.00Christine Cosby
15 August 2022 12:16 am$10.00tgl
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