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Francis Williams (1919-1996) Nootka Pictorial Baskets
9/9/2011 - American Indian and Western Art
lot of 2, both brightly woven and decorated with whales, eagles, hunting scenes, and various birds; larger basket by Francis Williams, height 7.5 in. x diameter 5.5 in. AND height 2.25 in. x diameter 2.75 in.
third quarter 20th century


Condition:  
Both excellent.
Sold: $4,406.25
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