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Marcelle Ferron was born on 29 January, 1924 in Louiseville (Mauricie), Quebec, Canada, is an artist. Discover Marcelle Ferron’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 77 years old?
|Age||77 years old|
|Born||29 January 1924|
|Birthplace||Louiseville (Mauricie), Quebec, Canada|
|Date of death||(2001-11-19) Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
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Who Is Marcelle Ferron’s Husband?
Her husband is René Hamelin
Marcelle Ferron Net Worth
Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Marcelle Ferron worth at the age of 77 years old? Marcelle Ferron’s income source is mostly from being a successful artist. She is from Canada. We have estimated
Marcelle Ferron’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Source of Income||artist|
Marcelle Ferron Social Network
At the Cowley Abbott Auction, Important Canadian Art (Sale 1), December 1, 2022, lot #43 Sans titre (1960), oil on canvas, 74.75 x 98.5 ins ( 189.9 x 250.2 cms ), Auction Estimate: $550,000.00 – $750,000.00, realized a price of $1,260,000.00.
A nursing home in Brossard, Quebec, the Centre d’Accueil Marcelle-Ferron, is named after her. On 7 September 2019, Google honoured Ferron with a “google doodle” to mark the anniversary of the unveiling of her installation in Montreal’s Vendôme station.
In 1983, she was awarded the Paul-Émile-Borduas prize for the visual arts by the government of Quebec. In 1985, she was made a Knight of the National Order of Quebec and was promoted to Grand Officer in 2000. She also was a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.
At the Heffel Auction, Post-War & Contemporary Art, November 24, 2022, lot 17, Sans titre, oil on canvas, 63 3/4 x 51 in, 161.9 x 129.5 cm, Auction Estimate: $200,000 – $300,000 CAD, realized a price of $1,801,250 (including Buyer’s Premium).
In 1953, she moved to Paris, where she worked for 13 years in drawing and painting and was introduced to the art of stained glass, for which she would become best known. Ferron returned in 1966 to Quebec, where she worked exclusively with stained glass for the next two decades.
Ferron was an early member of Paul-Émile Borduas’s Automatistes art movement. She signed the manifesto Refus global, a watershed event in the Quebec cultural scene, in 1948.
Marcelle Ferron, GOQ RCA (January 29, 1924 – November 19, 2001), a Canadian Québécoise painter and stained glass artist, was one of the original 16 signatories of Paul-Émile Borduas’s Refus global manifesto, and a major figure in the Quebec contemporary art scene, associated with the Automatistes.
Ferron was born in Louiseville, Quebec on January 29, 1924. Her brother Jacques Ferron and her sister Madeleine Ferron were both writers. She studied at the École des beaux-arts de Québec before dropping out, unsatisfied with the way the school’s instructors addressed modern art.