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Hooded Merganser Drake

Hooded Merganser Drake

Literature: Bishop, American Folk Sculpture, p. 183, fig. 339; Little, Little by Little, p. 174, fig. 226; Sotheby’s, New York, January 1994, “Important Americana: The Bertram K. Little and Nina Fletcher Little Collection, Part I,” lot 427.

Hooded Merganser.rz


Dimensions: Ht. 10 ¼”, L. 12 ½”
Date / Circa: Last Quarter 19th Century
Maker / Origin: Maker Unknown, New England
Medium: Carved and painted pine, natural feet, shells in original surface
Miscellaneous: Provenance: Collection of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little; Dittmar Collection, Colts Neck, NJ

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