Thomas Brisson

Born: 1911  |  Died: 1990

Thomas Brisson. Sculptor. Wood carver. Weaver. Saint Gervais, Quebec. Active mid 20th century.

Thomas Brisson made wood carvings and also was a weaver. He was first mentioned and collected in The Canadian Museum of Civilization by Ethnologist Jean-Francois Blanchette. (See the link below.)

A link to the Canadian Museum of Civilization. ‘Du Coq a Lame’:

http://www.museedelhistoire.ca/cmc/exhibitions/arts/art-quebec/art-quebec2_1-f.shtml

 

Ref: Jean-Francois Blanchette. Du Coq a l’ame:l’art Populaire a Quebec, Presse Universite D’Ottawa,

2014.

Ref: Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies of the National Museum of Man, From the Heart:

Folk Art in Canada, Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, c1983.