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Sindon Gecin

 (1907 - 2000)
Sindon Gecin was active/lived in Quebec / Canada.  Sindon Gecin is known for painting, printmaking.

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Sindon Gecin


Sindon Gecin (1907 – 2000)

"His professional field was not in the arts. But suddenly it burst forth, naively yet urgently, fantastic images as only the innocent inner eye can perceive, or as only the unsophisticated mind can conceive." (1)

A prominent Quebec draftsman*, printmaker and painter, Sindon Gecin (aka: Gecin; aka: Gerard Sindon) was born in Montreal, Quebec, lived there his whole life, and died there. Gecin’s story is discussed in several Canadian art history books, his art is collected by over a dozen Canadian museums including the National Gallery of Canada, and his work was included in the National Gallery’s exhibition "Three Hundred Years of Canadian Art" which commemorated Canada’s centennial  ...  Displaying 750 of 6989 characters.



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About  Sindon Gecin

Born:  1907 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died:   2000 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Known for:  painting, printmaking