Joyner Canadian Art Online Auction

November 29, 2012

LOT 564
GERALD LAZARE AND LEWIS PARKER
  • GERALD LAZARE AND LEWIS PARKER
  • GERALD LAZARE AND LEWIS PARKER

564

GERALD LAZARE AND LEWIS PARKER

TRADE (THE ALGONKIANS 5)

mixed media
signed, pinholes and transparent tape present along the edges of the artwork
20 ins x 29.5 ins; 50 cms x 73.8 cms

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A label on the reverse of this artwork explains, “Here the Hurons are seen bringing their basic trade of corn and vegetables to Algonkian country in exchange for furs.

The location is at Old Women’s Bay near Wawa, Ontario.

Specific items of trade were corn in kernels, corn ground in skin bundles, baskets, hemp nets, wampum, copper, dried fish, pigment, shells, bone beads, and tobacco leaves in tight bundles bound with bark.”

Additional Info:

Department: Canadian Fine Art
Signed