RANDY THRASHER (LYNCHBURG, VIRGINIA) CARVED AND PAINTED BIRD FIGURES, LOT OF TWO, a woodpecker and a goldfinch, each with bright polychrome paint and mounted on weathered wood fragment. Each signed under base. Circa 1980-1990. 5" and 6" H. Provenance: From a North Carolina collection.
Collection of the late John and Lil Palmer, Purcellville, VA, JSE & Associates Auction, 4/5/2014, Lot 384. Catalogue Note: Randy Thrasher is an avid bird watcher and carver from Lynchburg, Virginia. A former art teacher, he now travels the world with his wife photographing birds and carving expertly styled examples.
Excellent condition with very minor wear to tip of goldfinch.