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WHITE WINGED SCOTER

AUGUSTUS (GUS) AARON WILSON (1864-1950), SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE, 1910-1920

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WHITE WINGED SCOTER
AUGUSTUS (GUS) AARON WILSON (1864-1950), SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE, 1910-1920
Mackey Collection stamped on underside
17 in. long
Provenance
William J. Mackey, Jr., Belford, New Jersey
Sold, Richard A. Bourne Co., Hyannis, Massachusetts, 21 August 1973, Lot 179 (see Decoy Index for original cataloguing)
Literature
Q. Colio, American Decoys, Ephrata, Pennsylvania, 1972, pp. 30-31.
J. Barnitz et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: Art of the Western Hemisphere, New York, 1988, vol. II, p. 292, no. 177 (illustrated in color, p. 293).
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