In 1988 at the home and work shop of Lem Ward, there gathered three of the most famous and greatest Chesapeake Bay decoy makers Maryland has ever known.
The images were taken that day by David & Joan Hagan of Golden Memories Studio, Inc, Harford County Maryland for the book “Upper Chesapeake Bay Decoys And Their Makers”. The book was published in 1989 by Schiffer Publishing, Dave & Joan Hagan are the authors.
The 16” by 20” image is offered mounted 20” by 24” ready to be matted and framed. Twenty five prints have been printed signed by Charlie Joiner and numbered. Print number 1 was auctioned off in 2005 at the R. Madison Mitchell Endowment Dinner bringing $450.00.
The remaining 24 prints will be sold for $200.00 each. $100.00 dollars of each sale goes to Golden Memories Studio, Inc while the other $100.00 will be donated to Havre de Grace Decoy Museum in the buyer’s name.
Prints will be sold on a first come basis to all are sold. Contact David or Joan Hagan for details and to order at 410-452-0075.
& Joan Hagan