Black Duck - Lou Boldizar
Rare Black Duck by Lou Boldizar of Roebling, NJ c.1940's. Lightly hollowed body with a bold bill, raised 'V' wing tips with a downswept bob tail. L.A. Boldizar is pressed into the bottom.
Condition: Original paint. A few small dents and a very tight, structurally stable, separation around most of the neck. Paint rubbed to wood at tail tip.
Provenance: Ex. John Holloway collection
Literature: Henry A. Fleckenstein, Jr. "New Jersey Decoys" Exton, PA, 1983, p. 193. Exact decoy illustrated