Lot 402: Pair of life size Canada geese with 3 goslings, Bruce Burk, Alta Sierra, California.Platinum House
November 8, 2012
Easton, MD, USALive Auction
Description: Pair of life size Canada geese with 3 goslings, Bruce Burk, Alta Sierra, California. Mounted on oval hardwood base. Simulated ground, rock and grass. Highly detailed feather carving with crossed wing tips and fine detail. Plaque on side of base reads "A Family Affair, Canada geese by Bruce Burk 1982". Original sales receipt included.
Condition Report: Excellent and original; crack in one edge of base.
Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Bruce Burk.
Literature: "Game Bird Carving", Bruce Burk, 3rd addition p. 5, exact carving.