California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Duck Stamp Art

1972 California Duck Stamp

1972 CA duck stamp - pencil sketch of canvasback ducks

ARTIST: Paul B. Johnson
DESIGN: Canvasbacks
IMAGE SIZE: 6.5” x 9”
PRINT EDITIONS:
  Regular 40
  Executive 150
ABOUT THE ART: Paul B. Johnson was the Department of Fish and Wildlife’s wildlife artist, creating illustrations for publications as well as designing duck, pheasant and fishing stamps. The original pencil sketch is owned by the State of California.
STAMPS:
  Number printed: 400,000
  Denomination: $1
  Expiration date: June 30, 1973
  Number sold: 160,256