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Ray Lamontagne Caricature, illustrated here from a Billboard shoot, April 29, 2014, age 40.
Raymond Charles Jack “Ray” LaMontagne is an American singer-songwriter and musician.
He was born in New Hampshire in 1973, one of six children raised by his mother.
LaMontagne was inspired to quit his job and begin a career as a singer-songwriter after waking up one morning to the radio on his alarm clock playing the Stephen Stills’ song “Treetop Flyer”.
LaMontagne began performing in 1999 while maintaining a part-time job as a tutor.
In 2004 LaMontagne recorded the album Trouble with producer Ethan Johns and sold it to RCA Records in the US and Echo Records in the UK. The album featured performances by Sara Watkins and Jennifer Stills, daughter of musician Stephen Stills.
LaMontagne’s second album, Till the Sun Turns Black, was released in August 2006, the album spawned the single “Three More Days”.
LaMontagne released his third studio album, Gossip in the Grain, on RCA Records in 2008. LaMontagne’s self-produced studio album, God Willin’ & the Creek Don’t Rise (Ray Lamontagne and the Pariah Dogs), was released in August 2010. In December 2010, LaMontagne received Grammy nominations and won the award for Best Contemporary Folk Album.
LaMontagne greatest hits from his seven studio albums: “Your Are The Best Thing”, “Hold You In My Arms”, “Trouble”, “Let Me Be Me”, “Shelter”, “Jolene”, “I Still Care For You”, “Empty”, “Be Here Now” and “Burn”.
His songs have been featured in several television series and motion pictures.
In 2009 LaMontagne paid $1.05 million for a 103-acre farm in Ashfield, Massachusetts, the former residence of U.S. Ambassador William C. Bullitt, where he lives with his wife, Sarah Sousa, and their two children in the farmhouse built in 1830.
He refers to himself as a “very private person” and rarely gives interviews.
All prints are produced using Giclee printing process which is used for archival art reproduction. This process uses fade-resistant archival pigment-based ink which lasts over 100 years. All prints are printed on 310GSM, Luxurious mould-made, 100% cotton rag Archival Certified watercolor paper.
Archival Conservation Mat is included with your purchase. Mat is a high quality, 4 ply (1/16″) surround mat. These frame mats are acid-free & Lignin-free made with 100% virgin alpha-cellulose surface, core and backing papers. So your caricature with mat will fit into a standard comparable frame either “20” x 24″ or “16” x 20″ depending on the print size, (frame not included). Price also includes a Backer Board.
32″ x 40″ stretch canvas print is produced by Giclee printing process and are hand stretched over heavy duty American made white pine. The canvas print is varnished twice after printing. The canvas prints are ready to hang (complete with hanging wire).
|Dimensions||16 × 20 × .25 in|
32" x 40" Stretched Canvas Prints $495, 11" x 14" Watercolor Print $95, 16" x 20" Watercolor Print $175