Lot 1128
Gus Wilson, Black Duck
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Augustus "Gus" Wilson (1864-1950), South Portland, Maine. Gus carved many decoys while working as keeper of Marshall's Point Light. His best decoys are animated sculptural masterpieces and this decoy is one of them. It has an inletted high head with a slight look down to the left. It looks magnificent at every angle.

Length 18 in.

Original paint.
Neck crack.