Lawrence Davis

Born: 1909  |  Died: 1982

Lawrence Davis. Sculptor. Wood carver. Decoy carver. Seagrave, Ontario. Active mid-20th century.

Lawrence Davis was a decoy carver. He made decoys for sale in sporting goods stores. He also made ornamental carvings of birds and animals later in life.


Ref: Bernie Gates. Ontario Decoys. The UpperCanadian. 1982. 1986.

Ref: Kobayashi/Bird, A Compendium of Canadian Folk Artists (1985).

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).