Canadian Art, Culture and History

November 07 - 12, 2020

Online Auction
LOT 8
Jacques Plante Worn Practice Goalie Mask, c.1970
  • Jacques Plante Worn Practice Goalie Mask, c.1970
  • Jacques Plante Worn Practice Goalie Mask, c.1970

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Jacques Plante Worn Practice Goalie Mask, c.1970

painted fibreglass, elasticized ribbon and nylon
height 11.25 in — 28.6 cm

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $2,700
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Estate of Richard LaPrairie, Toronto
Proceeds will be generously donated by the Estate to Camp Ooch and Camp Trillium to benefit children living with cancer.

This mask, worn by Jacque Plante during practices, was presented to LaPrairie by his long time friend Clarence Campbell during a visit to Maple Leaf Gardens, circa 1971.

Read about Plante's history-making masks