Black-Bellied Plover in Spring Breeding Plumage
Joseph Lincoln (1859-1938), Accord, MA, Ca. 1900

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Classic shorebird in pristine original condition, including paint and bill. Tiny flake on the upper tail. Classic Lincoln paint patterns. Bill paint appears to be strengthened.

Ex. McCleery collection. See Cap Vinal's Lincoln book, page 59.

Lot 309 Sotheby's/Guyette Jan. 2000 McCleery sale describes this item as: solid construction with tack eyes. Retains fine original paint showing very minor wear with some small spots of flaking on one side, some chipping at the tip of the tail.

11" long.

ITEM # 19568