Acrylic painting by Christian honouring his Cree and Anishnaabe ancestors. Christian is the youngest son of Norval Morrisseau, a prominent First Nations artist who founded of the Woodlands School of Art.
Christian is a celebrated painter in his own right, following his father’s footsteps and growing into his own distinct, yet familiar style. This piece comes with an appraisal certificate from Bremner’s Appraisal Services that guarantees the work to be authentic and gives an appraised value of $1,200 CAD.
This description of Christian’s work is included in the appraisal report:
“Christian learned and listened to his father’s teachings and began painting in 2002…One of his first paintings was purchased by the Minister of the Department of Indian Affairs, Robert Nault, as a gift presentation for the historical treaty signing between the Inuit and the Government of Canada in October 2002.”
This painting was donated to Habitat for Humanity South Georgian Bay. When you purchase this art, you will also be helping families in our area live in safe, quality, affordable homes of their own.
24” x 27.5” x .75 “ (61cm x 70 cm x 2 cm)