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Carved and Painted Stretching Mallard Drake Duck Figure

Auction:
2431
Lot:
744
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted Stretching Mallard Drake Duck Figure, signed and dated "Coolidge 1949," with inset glass eyes, metal curled tail feathers, gilt highlights shine through under the craquelured wing and back paint, mounted on a piece of driftwood, signed and dated by the maker on the base, ht. 6 in.
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

Drake Duck Figure, back paint, metal curled tail feathers, Biota, Duck, Ducks, Mallard, Ornithology

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