MINNESOTA FISH DECOYS~CONTEMPORARY
TIM SPRECK BASS (CLICK HERE)
This great looking bass was made by Tim Spreck. Tim Spreck decoys are
featured in the reference book FISH DECOY MAKERS PAST AND PRESENT and
have also been featured in various articles, prints and on television. They are
brightly colored and abstractly painted. Each is a unique work of art and no
patterns are ever used. This example measures 8 1/4" long and
has carved gills as well as a cut out mouth. It is abstractly painted with this
carver's flowing "dot in dot" paint technique. The colors are red, black, white
and yellow. it is signed and dated 2005 on the bottom.
and green. The eyes are painted, domed tacks. This decoy has a nice taller
profile and measures 4 3/4" in height. It would look great on display just about
anywhere. It is in excellent, unfished condition. The maker has signed the decoy
on the underside of one fin and dated it 2012.
ST. PAUL, MN, 55104