Atlantic Salmon Effigy Gaspé Peninsula, Quebec 1899 ink on paper, 16 3/4 by 49 1/4 in. inscribed "St. Johns River Salmo Salar, Taken at Curtis' Pool July 21, 1899, By W.A. Macleod, Esq. Weight: 37 1/2 LBS., Length: 45 1/2 INS., Girth: 24 INS., Height: 10 INS."
Provenance: Ronald S. Swanson Collection
Literature: Ronald S. Swanson, “Fish Models, Plaques & Effigies,” Far Hills, NJ, 2009, p. 49, fig. 62, exact fish illustrated.
Condition report requests can be made via email or by telephone (firstname.lastname@example.org or 617.536.0030). Any condition statement given is a courtesy to customers, Copley will not be held responsible for any errors or omissions. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition.