Lucien Leclerc

Born: Active mid 2oth century.

Lucien Leclerc. Sculptor. Model boat builder. St.-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec. Active mid 20th century.

Lucien Leclerc was the son of Eugene Leclerc, the founder of the company in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec. When he was young he worked (with the rest of the family) on his father, Eugene’s, model ships. Lucien worked especially  on the accessories of the models; barrels, lifeboats and cargoes and such things. Later in his life he made his own models; taking over the business in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli.