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Spring Americana & Paintings

March 30, 2012 – March 31, 2012

Lot #175
Temp #8
DepartmentDecoys
Sold For $2,500.00   (hammer price)
 $2,875.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated March 31, 2012

Description

PAIR OF AMERICAN WIDGEON BALD PATE
By Allen J. King (1878-1963) of North Scituate, Rhode Island. Exceptionally well executed standing drake and seated hen, both with painted eyes. Mounted to an unusual kidney-form sand-covered base with simulated grass and water. Signed on base A.J. King". Drake's left foot has small knick to gesso.
Provenance: Private Collection, Arizona."

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