American School, 20th century
the figure with compressed and pear-shaped wings, perched on a shaved log, the whole on a turned pine base
carved and painted pine
Height 25 1/4 in. by Width 13 in.
early 20th century
Giampietro American Antiques and Art, New Haven, Connecticut.
Wendy Lavitt, Animals in American Folk Art, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990) p. 31;
Tom Geismar and Harvey Kahn, Spiritually Moving: A Collection of American Folk Art Sculpture (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998) cat. no. 39, illus. in color.