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Charles "Shang" Wheeler Half-carved Duck Decoy and Patterns

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Charles "Shang" Wheeler Half-carved Duck Decoy and Patterns, Stratford, Connecticut, second quarter 20th century, carved from maple, one half of the duck finished, the opposite half left uncarved, includes four paper profile patterns, lg. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Charles "Shang" Wheeler Half-carved, Connecticut, Decoy, Duck decoy, East Coast of the United States, Eastern United States, Geography of the United States, Shang dynasty, Stratford, Connecticut, Stratford

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