Plaster Salmon Head 1960 11 by 15 in. plaque is inscribed, "Killed by Mrs. Anne Wise on the Findhorn 12th July 1962. Weigh 42 Lbs, Length 48 1/2 Ins, Girth 24 Ins."
A cast-plaster relief of a salmon head mounted to an oak backboard. According to Swanson, "It's an excellent way to display how savage-looking males can get."
Provenance: Ronald S. Swanson Collection
Literature: Ronald S. Swanson, "Fish Models, Plaques & Effigies," Far Hills, NJ, 2009, p. 26, fig. 19, exact fish illustrated.
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