Ruddy Duck - Gary J. Eigenberger
Competition grade Ruddy Duck Hen c.2015, Gary Eigenberger, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Beautiful paint with a nice soft finish. Carved detail on the bill and underside of bill. Slight relief carved wing-tip details, smooth tail finish. Carved from basswood. Still has it's original competition stickers on keel. Throughought Gary's career he has won Best In World - 7 times, Best of Show (Master Class) - 22 times, Peoples Choice Awards (best of show) - 3 times, and countless other awards. Eigenberger’s wildfowl carvings are in private and corporate collections and exhibited widely, including at the prestigious Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Bush Art Center, Neville Public Museum, and Paine Art Center.
Condition: Excellent original