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Lot #213

Artist Joseph [Joe] Fafard
Title Bortnick #2/7
Media bronze sculpture
Dated 1988
Size 7.5 x 6.75 x 3.5 in. / 19 x 17.1 x 8.9 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, dated and numbered along bottom; on custom wood base measuring [2.25 x 7 x 4 inches]

private collection, Northern Alberta

Hammer $1,700 Estimate $2,000/$3,000

Biographical Information
Joseph [Joe] Fafard ~ [1942-2019] Canadian
see A Souvenir Album of Joe Fard's Pensees, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1973; Joe Fafard, Cows and Other Luminaries 1977-1987, by M.Teitelbaum, Mendel Art Gallery, 1987; Joe Fafard, by Terrence Heath, National Gallery of Canada, 2007; Joe Fafard: Retailles, by Jennifer McRorie and Kim Houghtaling, Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery, , 2016; Joe Fafard, Til the Cows Come Home, by Terrence Heath, Slate Fine Art Gallery, 2017; biographies in Biographical Dict. of Saskatchewan Artists - Men, by M.Newman, pg.86, Fifth House Pub., 1994; Saskatchewan: Art and Artists, by Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, pg.29; see also Visions, Contemporary Art in Canada, ed.R.Keziere, pg.128 and N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.304; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.1, pg. 108, Westbridge Pub., 1999