Mallards in Flight, Joseph Day KnappMallards in Flight, Joseph Day KnappMallards in Flight, Joseph Day KnappMallards in Flight, Joseph Day Knapp

Joseph Day Knapp [American 1875-1962 Wonderful morning or evening takeoff of mallards in a hazy sky.
Knap was born in Scotdale Pa, June 7, 1875. He studied with J H Holden, but was for
The most part self taught. He worked with real estate, leaving his art as an occupation for
his spare time. He never exhibited his work in public until 1924, and then only at the insistence of his friends. An avid sportsman despite a limp, he specialized in game birds, particularly waterfowl.
In 1937 his greater scoop was used for the Fourth Federal Duck Stamp, he also had a few works reproduced as etchings. Beginning in 1900 he wrote articles on water-fowling for Outing, Forest and Stream and other periodicals, after a few years he began illustrating his articles, and in the 1920’s provided cover illustrations for Forest & Stream. He also donated paintings to ‘ Ducks Unlimited in order to raise money for water fowl conservation.
PAINTINGS ‘ list his ‘ MALLARDS in FLIGHT,WILD DUCKS and GAME BIRDS in FLIGHT as being in private hands in New York. Knapp died in New York City I Jan 1962

$ 5,100.00

Item ID: kwb148

Mallards in Flight, Joseph Day Knapp

$5,100 USD SALE

Add to Cart Make Offer
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

21 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List

Katherine W. Blair

Katherine Blair

We are celebrating 38 years in this wonderful business and loving every moment!

Welcome to Katherines shop! Check back for our latest listings!

Member since 2017

calculating shipping...

More from Katherine W. Blair