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Hanging Dead Mallard

George Viavant, an avid hunter, most frequently hung his catch by a string while he meticulously detailed its portrait with a painting tool he designed to achieve "total accuracy."

Hanging Dead Mallard

Courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection

Hanging Dead Mallard. Viavant, George L. (Artist)

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