Cheviot Isle Antiques

 Pair Of Cased W.B. Sheerman Decoys

$435CAD

CheviotIsleAntiquesCheviot Isle Antiques is located in Oakville, Ontario

A PAIR OF HAND-CARVED, HAND-PAINTED, MALLARD DECOYS

BY MASTER CARVER, W. B. (WENDELL) SHEERMAN IN A CHERRY WOOD,

BRASS BOUND, GLASS CASE.

WENDELL WAS BORN IN 1920, DIED IN 2004, AGE 84. BURIED

IN BETHEL CEMETERY, HOLLIDAY, MONROE COUNTY, MISSOURI, USA.

LISTED AS A MASTER CARVER ON THE AMERICAN REGISTRY OF DECOY

CARVERS. BEAUTIFUL RELIEF CARVING ON THE WINGS AND LOVELY

FEATHERING COMB PAINTING. THE DRAKE IS SIGNED “W.B. SHEERMAN/

1983/MALLARD DRAKE” AND THE HEN: “1982/W.B. SHEERMAN/HEN MALLARD”

 BOTH IN NAIL POINT GOUGE. THE HEN IS RESTING LOOSE ON A PIECE OF DRIFTWOOD

GLUED TO THE BOTTOM BOARD IN THE CASE.  THE 2 DECOYS ARE REMOVABLE.

APPROX. SIZE IN INCHES: 22 X 14 X 9” H.           AN EXCEPTIONAL PAIR. 

PICK UP ONLY.

 

PRICE: $ 435.00