California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Duck Stamp Art

1973 California Duck Stamp

1973 CA duck stamp - pencil sketch of mallard ducks

ARTIST: Paul B. Johnson
DESIGN: Mallard
IMAGE SIZE: 6.5” x 9”
PRINT EDITIONS:
  Regular 500
  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: 375,000
  Denomination: $1
  Expiration date: June 30, 1974
  Number sold: 375,000