Carved by Ivah W. Spinney

This item is sold. It has been placed here in our online archives as a service for researchers and collectors.

Spoonbill Sculpture
Ivah W. Spinney (fl. Late 19th, early 20th Century)
Carved wood, painted
Stamped underside: Ivah W. Spinney
15.5 inches high
Sold, please inquire as to the availability of similar items.

Wood carving of a spoonbill, the bird in correct proportions with spread wings.

Ivah W. Spinney was a noted Portsmouth, New Hampshire carver of birds. He is best known for his Bellamy-type eagles. See Yvonne Brault Smith, John Haley Bellamy Carver of Eagles, Hampton, New Hampshire: Peter E. Randall, 1982, p. 22.

Search and Site Maps Globes and Planetaria Home Prints and Art How to Order Decorative Arts About Our New York Gallery Features and News Maps and Celestials George Glazer Gallery Home Page Home Decor, Gifts and Collecting