With more than 40 years of experience, Mr. Claude Lafitte is recognized across Canada for his expertise as an appraiser.
Founded in 1975 by Mr. and Mrs. Lafitte, Galerie Claude Lafitte specializes in 20th century high end quality works of art by Canadians such as Barbeau, Borduas, Carr, Cullen, Dallaire, Fortin, Gagnon, Hurtubise, Krieghoff, Lemieux, Letendre, Lyman, McEwen, Molinari, Morrice, Pellan, Pilot, Riopelle, Robinson, Thomson, Tousignant, Suzor-Côté, the Group of Seven; as well as internationally renowned artists such as Chagall, Léger, Marini, Miro, Moore, Motherwell, Picasso and Renoir.
Claude Lafitte, alongside the Hibou-pelle sculpture by Jean-Paul Riopelle, gift from the Galerie Claude Lafitte to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (1991).
Jean Paul Riopelle
Untitled #69, 1977 Oil on canvas 6 3/4 x 11 inches
Composition, 1964 Oil on cardboard 19 x 25 inches
Ste-Rose, c. 1955 Oil on canvas 26 x 32 inches • SOLD •
Rita Letendre Untitled, 1961 Gouache 9 x 12 inches