Unveiling the Legacy of Elmer Crowell
Master of Duck Decoy Carving, Painting and Guide (Harwich, MA 02645)
Elmer Crowell’s Pintail Drake duck decoy fetched $1.13M in 2007.
This article explores Elmer’s fame and artistry. Crowell’s birds are known for the intricate detail and the fact that many of the heads of the ducks are facing backwards, indicating a preening of sleeping position.