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    Posted 7 years ago

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    Good Morning CW Members----12:30 AM)2016-7-2
    Happy Canada day's to all of you members of CW
    I am little late for it but, i believe Canada day's, it's the complete long week-end, I look to my stack of Artwork to find my Etching of Wilfrid Laurier few hours, finally I found it, OMG, just realize I have no classification & organization at all, i will have to fix this.
    I have this etching for almost 20 years, found it at the flea market in Quebec City, I have over those years multiple offer, but never make my mind to sell it, very happy to share with you today.
    This Etching have a facsimile of Laurier signature at the bottom and on the right side the artist Signature & date 1909.

    This etching frame was 21.50 inch by 17.50 inch
    The etching is 13.50 inch by 10 inch.

    Thanks for Viewing.

    -------------------------Henri Charles Wilfrid Laurier-----------------------------

    Sir Henri Charles Wilfrid Laurier GCMG PC KC (20 November 1841 – 17 February 1919), was the seventh Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 11 July 1896, to 6 October 1911.

    Canada's first francophone prime minister, Laurier is often considered one of the country's greatest statesmen. He is well known for his policies of conciliation, expanding Confederation, and compromise between French and English Canada. His vision for Canada was a land of individual liberty and decentralized federalism. He also argued for an English-French partnership in Canada. "I have had before me as a pillar of fire," he said, "a policy of true Canadianism, of moderation, of reconciliation." He passionately defended individual liberty, "Canada is free and freedom is its nationality," and "Nothing will prevent me from continuing my task of preserving at all cost our civil liberty." Laurier was also well-regarded for his efforts to establish Canada as an autonomous country within the British Empire, and he supported the continuation of the Empire if it was based on "absolute liberty political and commercial". A 2011 Maclean's historical ranking of the Prime Ministers placed Laurier first.

    Laurier holds a number of records: he holds the record for the most consecutive federal elections won, and his 15-year tenure remains the longest unbroken term of office among Prime Ministers. In addition, his nearly 45 years (1874–1919) of service in the House of Commons is a record for that house. At 31 years, 8 months, Laurier was the longest-serving leader of a major Canadian political party, surpassing William Lyon Mackenzie King by over two years. Finally, he is the fourth-longest serving Prime Minister of Canada, behind King, John A. Macdonald, and Pierre Trudeau. Laurier's portrait is displayed on the Canadian five-dollar bill.

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 7 years ago
      Happy Canada Day Alan!
    2. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 7 years ago
      Happy Canada day and thanks for the post
    3. Alan2310 Alan2310, 7 years ago
      kivatinitz, thanks for the comments, the wish and love.
      Much appreciated that you take some time to stop by.

    4. theCOOP, 2 years ago
      Hello Alan,

      Do you know anything about this artist? I brought o w of these ho e today. It took me some time to find your example. I believe mine e says 1908.

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