Blue Heron decoy
Object Place: Probably New Jersey
69.85 x 63.5 x 22.86 cm (27 1/2 x 25 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Joyce and Edward Linde Gallery (Gallery 237)
Stick-up decoy in the form of a heron, neck bent downwards. Stand (probably modern) consists of two pieces of driftwood attached to a stained wooden board.
Mid-20th century, found near Pottstown, Pennsylvania, by Edith Gregor Halpert of the Downtown Gallery (New York); from the Downtown Gallery to Maxim Karolik; 1958, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA.
Gift of Maxim Karolik