Lot 2237
Joe Hayman (NC, 1896-1974), Published Bluebill
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Churches Island, North Carolina, circa 1950s, carved and painted wood, incised J.H.H brand, published on page 155 of Gunnin' Birds by Kroghie Andresen.

Length 17 in.

From the Personal Collection of Mr. Kroghie Andresen, Charlotte, North Carolina

Former collection of Don Walston.
Former collection of Harold Grimstead.

Joe Hayman also made a rig of oversized geese and swan for Harold Grimstead in 1957 which Harold hunted for many years. This bluebill was probably delivered at the same time but was never rigged to hunt.

Original paint, unrigged.