Pauline Paquin

La petite famille, 1993

acrylic on canvas
11x14 in.
$900 Cdn.

Private collection, Calgary

The rosy-cheeked children playing throughout Pauline Paquin’s work have become well known to Canadian collectors. Using bold colours and rapid brushstrokes, Paquin creates delightful small panels that concentrate on the movements and activities of the children. Their faces are intentionally left indistinct, encouraging the viewer to remember his or her…