Carved Kingfisher with Perch
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
- Date / Time :
- November 07, 2004 11:00AM
Carved Kingfisher with Perch, A. Elmer Crowell, (1862-1952), East Harwich, Massachusetts, life-size ornamental figure with inset glass eyes, mounted on a carved rock formation, the base marked with impressed rectangular stamp, (minor losses to one foot), ht. 5 7/8 in.
Literature: A similar example is illustrated in The Songless Aviary: The World of A.E. Crowell & Son, by Brian Cullity, published by the Trustees of Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, 1992, p. 86.