Fine Canadian Art Spring 2008 Live auction
Lot # 142
Joseph Francis (Joe) Plaskett
BCSFA OC RCA 1918 - Canadian
oil on canvas
signed and dated 1966 and on verso inscribed "3 Rue Pequay, Paris 4, France / Brissenden / à P.R. Brissenden, 2539 Roseberry Ave., West Vancouver, BC"
46 x 35 in 116.8 x 88.9cm
Private Collection, Vancouver
The subject of this alluring painting is Plaskett's apartment in Paris. As he approaches his ninetieth birthday his place in Canadian Art is affirmed, and it is his interior scenes of Paris that are most sought after in his artistic oeuvre.
Estimate: $10,000 ~ $15,000 CAD
Sold For: $13,800.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)