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A man, wearing striped pants, carrying a braided rug

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Louis-Philippe Yergeau’s living room, Rollet, Quebec

An interior of one of three rooms of a house in Abitibi, Quebec, which is decorated with an over-abundance of Christmas decorations and other paraphernalia

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Evacuating Nuns, Shanghai

Three nuns boarding the ship ‘President’ in Shanghai, China

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Office and Warehouse, Canadian Wildlife Association, Ottawa

Office with desk and chair in corner; branch and plant on floor; rack with birdhouses hanging from it; wall mural showing flying geese

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A pool at the base of a large staircase and archway; statues of people and frogs adorn pillars at intervals along the walls

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Road Sweeper, London

Full length frontal portrait of a uniformed road sweeper holding a brush

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His Serene Highness, Prince Robert de Rohan Courtenay

Portrait of a foppish male in formal dress and bowler hat, wearing humourous medals and chains. Figure is reclining on a divan, upon which has been thrown numerous brocaded cushions and rugs. In his right hand, the figure holds a cigarette holder and on his lap rests a walking stick (sceptre?). The background wall si cluttered with numerous portraits and hangings. The entire setting is somewhat opulent, yet decadent

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City and Beach

Photomontage of people at a beach and high rise structures

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Female Athletes

Women, wearing shorts and running shoes, in a circle with arms outstretched and hands on each other's shoulders

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Elderly man laying on his side on a bed. Next to the bed, on the floor, is an elderly woman holding her head in her hands. The night table next to the bed has an assortment of items on it - kleenex, bandaids, a package of cigarettes.

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The Summer Script I

Series of 6 photographs showing a man and woman seated outdoors at a table.

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Self Portrait: Hand

Vertical triptych depicting a close-up of the palm of the left hand

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Exile

(a) A detail of Michelangelo’s ‘The Downfall of Adam and Eve and their Expulsion from the Garden of Eden’ on the Sistine Chapel ceiling: at top-left, a sword is aimed at a nude male, shown from the waist up, and a nude female looking over her shoulder. Figures are rendered mostly in blue, with some black. (b) Criss-cross of blue lines, on a black background, which is an example of submarine radar mapping

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My Grandfather's Shoes

Long, rectangular photograph onto which four white wooden strips have been placed giving the appearance of five separate, layered components. From top to bottom the image consists of legs and feet (of photographer?); roots, trees, greenery; logging activity; sky with a lone bird.

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Le Geste Qui Cache

Work consists of black and white photographs on six painted panels with bronze text. Each photograph depicts the same standing, nude woman, in a slightly different pose, against a background of horizontal, white, lines. Although each pose is different, in all of the photographs she is hiding her genitals and her face. The lower portion of each panel is painted red and in the centre of this red area is bronze text. The text as it appears on the panels is as follows: (a) ASSEMBLEE (b) FAMILLE (c) BOURSE (d) MUSEE (e) AUTEL (f) ACADEMIE [note: there are no accents on the ‘e’s]

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Re-enactment of Goya's Flight of the Witches, ca 1797-98

Work depicts a man being held aloft by several semi-nude men, in mid-air. To the right is a steer and at the extreme right is a shrouded figure, in mid-air, hovering over a man crouched on the ground with his hands over his head. Panel a depicts the legs of the men who are holding the man aloft and the head of the man being held. Panel b depicts upper bodies only of several of the men, together with the legs of one of the figures. Panel c depicts a hand and a foot of two of the figures together with the steer which is at the bottom right. Panel d depicts the shrouded figure and man.

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Joseph, Utah, June 1983

Street scene in Joseph, Utah; pick-up truck parked on gravel road with tree-lined street with houses in background

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Nursery School, Pripyat, April, 1995

Interior of a now deserted nursery school in Pripyat, Ukraine. Toys, chairs and mattresses are strewn over the floor.

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I awoke to find my spirit had returned

A woman (Rosalie Favell) in contemporary clothing laying in a bed, covered in a Hudson’s Bay blanket, awakes. On the wall above her bed is a picture of Xena, the warrior princess. Looking through an open window behind her is Louis Riel. By her bedside, four men and a woman in historical clothing look on. The artist and blanket are rendered in colour; the balance of the image is in black and white.

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500 Year Itch

Three individual, full-length photographs of a woman, from left to right as follows: (1) Hand-coloured photograph of a woman wearing a blonde wig and a sleeveless, low-cut white dress with a full skirt, à la Marilyn Monroe. On the floor is a fan which has been positioned under her dress causing it to billow out. (2) Sepia-toned photograph of a woman in a back yard. Behind her is a clothes line and a fence. Her clothing appears to be c. 1940s. (3) Black and white photograph of a barefoot woman wearing glasses and dressed in a contemporary shirt and trousers. There are deliberate, round perforations in the mat.

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Oil Fields #27, Texas City, Texas

Bird's eye view of oil fields in Texas City, Texas

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Snare

Self-portrait of the artist sitting in a wooden chair. A leather strap secures her hand on one armrest, while the strap on the other armrest secures an animal's hoof. What appears to be a row of fish with very long tails are suspended in front of her

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Main Street, Winnipeg

Main street

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Marlin

Left photograph of diptych depicts a bare-chested young man, looking up, framed against a blue sky. The right photograph is one of wild flowers.

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Mahogany, 4 years

Head and shoulders portrait of a woman with long, black hair, wearing gold hoop earrings and several gold rings, applying lip gloss in her dressing room preparing herself to go on stage. A tattoo is visible on her upper chest.

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