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Lot #320

Artist Northwest Coast First Nations School
Title Red Cornered Bentwood Box with Lid
Hover & Zoom

Media painted wood
Size 18 x 15 x 15.25 in. / 45.7 x 38.1 x 38.7 cm.
Sold $2,300 Estimate $100 - $150

Notes
unsigned; lid only sits on box, not channelled; split in lid repaired with staples; significant fading, surface dirt and general wear noted

Reference
according to Margaret Hess catalogue paperwork, this piece was probably made in the 19th or early 20th century; acquired in 1968 on collecting trip in B.C with Mr. and Mrs. Bagwell

Provenance
from the Estate of Dr. Margaret [Marmie] Perkins Hess, see some additional information at Canadian Museum of History Announces Major Bequest of Inuit Art from the late Dr. Margaret Hess


Biographical Information
Northwest Coast First Nations School ~ [20th century] Canadian

Sold
CAD $2,300 - Paddle # 4410
Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
4410
3/9/2019 3:35:49 PM
CAD $2,300
8867
3/9/2019 3:35:49 PM
CAD $2,200
4410
3/9/2019 3:29:08 PM
CAD $2,100
8867
3/9/2019 3:27:28 PM
CAD $2,000
4410
3/9/2019 3:06:25 PM
CAD $1,900
8867
3/9/2019 3:06:25 PM
CAD $1,800
4410
3/9/2019 3:05:25 PM
CAD $1,700
8867
3/9/2019 3:04:42 PM
CAD $1,600

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