Gerald Mailloux

Born: 1942

Gerald Mailloux. Sculptor. Wood carver. Baie-Saint-Paul, Charlevoix, Quebec.  Active 1970’s – .

Gerald Mailloux is a carver of realistic animals,birds and fish. He also carves historical and traditional Quebec figures. He has a life sized carving on permanent display at the Charlevoix Museum in Baie-Saint-Paul.* He carves and finishes in great detail  Mailloux  signs and dates all of his carvings.

 

Ref:Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).

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

Ref: Canadian Antiques and Art Review. (1980).

*Laure Conan (1845-1924) Considered the first woman Quebec novelist.