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Lot #308

Artist Jack [Jac] Elmo King
Title Untitled - When Buffalo Were Plenty
Media oil on canvas
Size 24 x 36 in. / 61 x 91.4 cm.
Frame Size 33.75 x 46 x 3.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed lower right; framed; minor scuff on frame noted

Provenance
ex-collection 400 Club, Calgary; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $7,000 Estimate $9,000/$12,000

Biographical Information
Jack [Jac] Elmo King ~ [1920-1998] American
born in Phoenix, Arizona; after serving with the US Navy in WWII, he trained for two years at the Los Angeles Art Centre School; despite working full-time in the aerospace industry as a draftsman/design engineer, he continued to paint whenever possible; after retirement in 1970 he painted full-time and his work was marketed exclusively through an agent in Canada; exhibited for many years at the Calgary Stampede Western Art Auction

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