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Blue Bill, or Scaup Duck.

  • ARTIST: Alexander Pope, Jr.

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, N.Y.

  • MEDIUM: Chromolithograph,

    DATE: 1878.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 14 x 20" (35.4 x 50.9 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "Upland Game Birds and Waterfowl of The United States." Printed by Armstrong & Co. Mounted on a card as issued. Alexander Pope, Jr., was an American sculptor and painter today known primarily for this series on game birds and a similar one on dogs, The simple composition and clear color of these chromolithographs have made them desired collector's items ever since their creation. This duck is also known as Broad Bill.


  • CONDITION: Fair condition. Several tears in lower left corner. Good color