Media enamel on canvas
Size 25 x 29.75 in. / 63.5 x 75.6 cm.
Frame Size 31 x 35.75 x 1.5 in.
Sold $1,700 Estimate $1,500 - $2,500
signed lower right; framed; small rub centre left noted
lot includes Joe Norris: Painted Visions of Nova Scotia by Bernard Riordon, published by Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 2000
purchased directly from the artist in circa 1975
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