"Root Head" Black Brant Goose
"Root Head" Black Brant Goose, ca. 1930s
Carved and painted wood, root, and lead
12 × 6 × 17 1/4 in. (30.48 × 15.24 × 43.82 cm)
The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art M1989.293
Photo credit: Efraim Lev-er
Hayes, Jeffrey Russell, Lucy R. Lippard, and Kenneth L. Ames. Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1993. p. 8,77,169, cat. 77, b/w illus. pp. 75 and 169.
Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 29–May 4, 2014.
Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, April 16–June 20, 1993; Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, July 18–September 5, 1993; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, November 12, 1993–Januray 2, 1994; Phoenix Art Museum, March 5–May 15, 1994; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, June 10–September 4, 1994; Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 3, 1994–January 2, 1995.
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