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Lot #481

Artist Joseph Francis Plaskett
Title Flowers, Fruit and Bust #1
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1995
Size 25 x 39 in. / 63.5 x 99.1 cm.
Frame Size 29.75 x 43.75 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower left; bears title on backing; on two sheets of paper framed together

Winchester Galleries, Victoria, label verso; private collection, Victoria

Sold $1,170 Estimate $800/$1,000

Biographical Information
Joseph Francis Plaskett ~ [1918-2014] Canadian BCSA, CGP, RCA
see Joe Plaskett and His Paris, In Search of Time Past, by Fine Arts Gallery, University of B.C., 1971; Joseph Plaskett, Reflections and Shadows, by R.Boulet, Art Gallery of South Okanagan, 1996; A Speaking Likeness, by J.Plaskett, Ronsdale Press, 1999; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.251 and A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.380; Dict. of Canadian Artists, by C.MacDonald, Vol.6, pg.1732; Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.3, pg.85, Westbridge Pub., 2001; exhibited at Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary