HE MADE HIS DECOYS THE OLD-FASHIONED WAY WITH HATCHET AND RASP - THE WAY HE LEARNED FROM HIS FATHER, ARTHUR LEE PELLEGRIN, ALSO A NOTED DECOY CARVER. HE WAS A SOUTHDOWN SUGAR FARMER, TRAPPER, WATERMAN, AND DECOY CARVER. HIS DECOYS ARE IN GREAT DEMAND AND REGULARLY APPEAR IN THE NATIONAL DECOY AUCTIONS. THE DECOY EXHIBITS THE CLASSIC PELLEGRIN BODY STYLE AND PAINT PATTERN.
THE DECOY HAS INTACT ORIGINAL GLASS EYES INSET INTO THE WOOD. HE IS LIFESIZE, ABOUT 11 ½ INCHES LONG.NO PAINT LOSS OR AGE SPLITS. AN ATTRACTIVE, COLORFUL EXAMPLE OF LOUISIANA DECOY FOLK ART AND OF LOUISIANA DECOY CARVING HISTORY. The item "VINTAGE LOUISIANA WOOD BLUE-WINGED TEAL DRAKE DUCK DECOY" is in sale since Saturday, February 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "j1l2c3" and is located in Lake Charles, Louisiana. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.