California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Duck Stamp Art

2008 California Duck Stamp

2008 CA duck stamp - painting of mallards

ARTIST: Harry C. Adamson
DESIGN: Mallards
IMAGE SIZE: 30” x 20”
ABOUT THE ART: Harry C. Adamson was approached by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and asked if he would consider donating the use of one of his existing waterfowl paintings for the 2008 duck stamp. Instead, Adamson offered to paint an original work of art. Adamson retained the original and granted reproduction rights for the stamp.
STAMPS:
   Number printed: 140,000
   Denomination: $17.85
   Expiration date: June 30, 2009
   Number sold: not yet available

PRINT EDITIONS: Prints are currently available at www.harryadamson.com
Available editions/sizes:

  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Edition: 250 prints, individually numbered and signed by Artist. Retail price per item: $175
  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Executive Edition: 150 prints, individually numbered and signed by Artist. Retail price per item: $225
  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Medallion Edition: 100 prints, individually numbered and signed by Artist, with a gold-plated medallion imprinted with the stamp image. Retail price per item: $375
  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Governor’s Edition: 50 prints, with a drawing of the state capital at the top, individually numbered and signed by Artist. Each print will also display the Governor’s signature. Retail price per item: $950
  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Giclee on 30x24 Canvas: 125 giclees. Retail price per item: $650
  • 2009 California Duck Stamp Giclee on 20x16 Canvas: 125 giclees. Retail price per item: $450.