189: Lake Trout
Phillippe Sirois (1892-1979)
A twenty-nine-inch-long fish carving mounted on an oval plaque with an ogee beveled edge. The back of the plaque bears Linda and Gene Kangas' collection stamps in ink.
Literature: Gene and Linda Kangas, "Phillippe Sirois- Maine Folk Artist," Decoy Magazine, Lewes, DE, May/June 2000, p.13, exact carving illustrated.
Original paint with reset original pectoral and pelvic fins.