Adelard Thibault

Born: 1894

Adelard Thibault. Sculptor. Wood carver. Launay, Abitibi-Ouest Co., Quebec. Active mid 20th Century.

Adelard Thibault was a primitive artist best known for his carvings of people on the farm and of men at work. He often made mechanical works that moved or performed an action. Sawyers, plowing and other horse-drawn farm equipment. M. Thibault was a farmer and railroad worker and his work reflected his life. He was first mentioned in Les Patenteux du Quebec.



Ref: Les Patenteux du Qubec. Louise de Grosbois, Raymonde Lamothe and Lise Nantel, Les Editions Parti Pris, Montreal, 1978.