Henri Conolley

Born: 1920

Henri Conolley. Sculptor. Woodcarver. Pointe-Bleue, Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec. Active mid 20th century.

Henri Conolley,  is a Montagnais from the Mashteuiatsh (Pointe-Bleue) First Nations reserve in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region. He carved decorative crooked knives, walking sticks and other utensils. He is cited in The Canadian Centre for Folklore Studies.

Ref: Canadian Centre for Folklore Studies. Canadian Museum of Civilization.

Ref: Kobayashi/Bird, A Compendium of Canadian Folk Artists (1985).

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