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Lot #90

Artist Joe Norris
Title Untitled - The Happy Cove with Decorated Frame
Media acrylic on canvas
Size 24 x 30 in. / 61 x 76.2 cm.
Frame Size 30 x 36 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; in hand painted frame

private collection, Victoria

Sold $2,925 Estimate $4,000/$6,000

Biographical Information
Joe Norris ~ [1924-1996] Canadian
see Joe Norris: Painted Visions of Nova Scotia, B.Riordon, Goose Lake Editions and Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2000; included in Folk Art of Nova Scotia, by M.Ellwood, 1976; From the Heart - Folk Art in Canada, by J.Blanchette et al, pg.66, National Museum of Man, 1983; An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art, by B.McKendry, 1999; A Compendium of Canadian Folk Arts, by T.Kobayashi, pg.159, Boston Mills Press, 1985