Arthur Cote

Born: 1934

Arthur Cote. Sculptor. Wood carver. Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec. Active late 20th century.

Arthur Cote carves traditional scenes and those of every day life in Quebec. From fishermen in their boats to traditional outdoor bread ovens. He also carves wild and domestic animals and birds in the field. He always paints in bright primary colours and signs his work on the base.

 

Ref: Adrien Levasseur. Website. And:  Sculpteurs en Art Populaire au Quebec, Editions GID, Quebec. 2012.