Pauline Paquin

Un temps en Soleil, 1987

acrylic on board
20x24 in.
$1,600 Cdn.

Galerie d’Art Lisette Martel, Quebec
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…