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Lot #499

Artist Joseph Francis Plaskett
Title Last Standing Totem at Kaisun, Queen Charlotte Island
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1983
Size 18.5 x 24.75 in. / 47 x 62.9 cm.
Frame Size 27.25 x 33.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower right; bears title and date on label verso; framed with archival mat; some handling marks on frame noted

private collection, British Columbia

Hammer $500 Estimate $700/$900

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