Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Carved and Painted Canvasback Duck Decoy Pair and Another

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1205
Sold for:
$615$500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Canvasback Duck Decoy Pair and Another, all in the style of Lee Dudley, Knotts Island, North Carolina, the canvasbacks impressed with initials "LD" on the underside, the third duck, possibly a ruddy duck, impressed "CWW" under the tail, (minor paint wear), lg. 13 3/4, 9 3/4 in., respectively, the canvasbacks each on wooden stand.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Aythya, Birds of North America, Canvasback, Decoy, Duck, Duck decoy, Ducks, Folk art, Knotts Island, North Carolina, Ruddy duck, Woodcarving

Departments

Specialists