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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 335

    A VERY RARE OVERSIZED BLACK DUCK

    CHARLES HART, GLOUCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    A VERY RARE OVERSIZED BLACK DUCK
    Charles Hart, Gloucester, Massachusetts, circa 1920
    Hollow carved with detailed feather carving
    Original paint with very minor wear on most of the decoy, small moderately worn area on one side, two small "in the making" cracks in one side
    22 in. long


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    One of a rig of seven made for a hunter from Ipswich, Massachusetts