Detail View: The AMICA Library: Cormorant Decoy

AMICA ID: 
SAAM.1986.65.44
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Sculpture
Creator Name: 
Corwin, Wilbur A.
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
1895-1965
Biography: 
Collaborates with Schuyler "Bud" Corwin.
Creator Name-CRT: 
Attributed to Wilbur A. Corwin
Creator Name: 
Corwin, Schyler
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
born 1930
Biography: 
Collaborates with Wilbur A. Corwin.
Creator Name-CRT: 
Attributed to Schyler Corwin
Title: 
Cormorant Decoy
Title Type: 
Title
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
ca. 1951-1953
Creation Start Date: 
1951
Creation End Date: 
1953
Materials and Techniques: 
painted plywood
Dimensions: 
33 5/8 x 38 3/4 x 1/4 in. (85.4 x 98.3 x .7 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: 
Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 
1986.65.44
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Inscriptions: 
stick bottom left: Fig. 80 "ART OF DECOY" EARNESTbottom of base in black on whitepaint: L. 77.69-194
Copyright: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
SAAM.1986.65.44.tif