Description: (lot of 3) Collection of items relating to Douglas L. Howland, including: (1) unframed acrylic on board, Flock of Geese, signed D. Howland (Douglas L. Howland, New York, 1920-1999) at lower left, approx 24.25"h, 36"w; (1) unframed matted acrylic on board, "Canada Geese," signed D. Howland at lower left, titled at verso, sight: approx 23.5"h, 19"w, overall: approx 30"h, 25.5"w; (1) framed article from "Upstate" magazine, "The Bird Man of Highland Parkway," April 19, 1970, sight: approx 12.5"h, 19.75"w, overall: approx 18"h, 25"w, 0.75"d; 11.5lbs total **Provenance: From the estate of Douglas Howland (New York, 1920-1999). Howland attended the Rochester Institute of Technology, graduating in 1941 with a Fine Arts degree. He served as Artist Preparator at the Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences and the New York State Museum at Albany. His artwork appeared in the original cover for The Kingbird, numerous childrens books, and as the logo of The Federation of New York State Bird Clubs for fifty years.** Start Price: $100.00
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