Lot 289
Three Shorebird Decoys, including R.J. Bob Brown (NJ)
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
20th century, carved and painted wood, the largest a yellowlegs with glass eyes, incised signature Robert J. Brown of Barnegat, New Jersey, mounted on a painted metal stand (11 1/4 in.) (crack with repair to beak); the second in black and white shorebird with metal beak, rubbed mark to underside, mounted in a round wood base (8 1/4 in.); the smallest shorebird with incised maker's stamp to underside, demi-lune wood stand (11 in.) (loss to tail) (crack and taped repair to dowel).

Private Collection, Clarksville, Virginia