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Gérard Fortuné (b. 1935)

Lot 148: Gerard (Fortune) (Haitian) CockFight Gaterhing, c. 1970's, Self-taught/Outsider Art

ZQ Art & Auction

December 14, 2017
New York, NY, US

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Gerard (Fortune) (Haitian/Petionville, b. 1933) Cockfight Gathering, c. 1970's, Oil on masonite, 24 x 24 in. Framed 24 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.

Provenance: Dr. Bob Brictson Estate

Lot Essay: Spiritual enlightenment and whimsy are what drive Gerard. His everyday and devotional scenes, enhanced with a heightened pointillist approach, reveal the work of a real vernacular master.

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