Bronze Duck Head
Joel D. Barber (1876-1952)
Wilton, CT, 1926
6 1/4 in. long
On the right side of the base is “B/26 (c).” While the edition size is unknown, this represents one of only a handful that have surfaced in the last fifty years. Original condition with wear.
Provenance: Richard and Lynn Gove Collection
Literature: Joel Barber, "Wild Fowl Decoys," Garden City, NY, 1937, p. 131, p. 99, related example illustrated.
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