Elizabeth Lefort

Daniel Doucet

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ISBN: 9781897009369

Elizabeth Lefort

Canada's Artist in Wool

  Author:   Daniel Doucet    
  Publisher:  Cape Breton University Press

The Cheticamp rug hooking tradition is prized the world over. The most celebrated fibre artist from this tradition is undoubtedly Elizabeth LeFort (1914-2005). LeFort’s remarkable talent for portraiture in wool resulted in purchases and commissions the world over; her work hangs in Rideau Hall, Buckingham Palace, the White House and the Vatican.

Daniel Doucet followed her life and her career for many years, with this biography in mind. Photographs of many of her pieces are complemented by photos of many of the public highlights of her career.

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ISBN associated with this title:9781897009369
Item CB0053
PublisherCape Breton University Press
PublisherCape Breton University Press
Published onJuly 20 2010
Language eng
Pages 192
Format Paperback
Dimensions9.25(in) x 7.5(in)
Shipping weight530(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE