Folk Art

Antique Creedmoor Mechanical Bank
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Antique “Creedmoor” cast iron mechanical bank with original polychrome paint decoration, depicting a soldier firing into a tree trunk.

Theorem on Velvet
160169

A theorem on velvet in its original paint decorated frame.

Bird Cage
100174

Beautifully crafted tin birdcage, very attractive form with nicely shaped twisted wire bars, 19th century.

Horse & Wagon Pull Toy
080308

Hand-carved horse and wagon pull toy. The horse is mounted on a wheeled platform. 19th century. An exceptionally well-made piece of folk art.

Miniature Paint Decorated Blanket Chest
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A truly exceptional miniature lift-top blanket chest with one drawer.

Folk Art Portrait of a Child - Darling
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Folk art portrait of a child with a cat and flowers, oil on canvas, unsigned, attributed to Robert Darling.

Naive Portrait of Girl w/Grapes
170115

A charmingly naïve portrait of a young girl, oil on canvas laid down on board, attributed to Henry Williams, (1787-1830).

Sampler - Charlotte Bates
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Embroidered sampler, nicely decorated with a house and trees, signed "Charlotte Bates, 1824", American.

Naive Watercolor Portrait
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Naive watercolor portrait of a woman in a fancy dress, unsigned, 19th century, New England or New York State origin.

Early Hatchel w/Ironwork
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Early hatchel (or hetchel) with fabulous ironwork decoration. Made from Southern yellow pine, and shaped in the form of an owl, this hatchel was used to clean flax or hemp.

Early Stair Fragments
080202

Pair of early wooden stair fragments with wonderful folk art qualities, original green paint, very sculptural carving including hearts, 18th Century, Pennsylvania origin.

Vintage Frog Lawn Sprinkler
150297

Painted iron lawn sprinkler in the shape of a frog, 4.5" tall.

Portraits of a Southern Family
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Three folk art portraits of a Southern family, attributed to William L. Turner, (Kentucky, active first quarter of the 19th century).
Oval Tavern Sign
170219
Oval folk art tavern sign, wood.
Pennsylvania Landscape Painting - Haley
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Landscape painting, attributed to Edwin S. Haley, (1848-1930), oil on canvas, unsigned.
Vintage Double Rabbit Chocolate Mold
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Vintage double rabbit chocolate mold.
Vintage "Jumbo" Rabbit Chocolate Mold
170183
Hard-to-find vintage “Jumbo” rabbit chocolate mold.
Folk Art Whirligig
170107

An amusing folk art whirligig, constructed of wood and sheet iron.

Graphite Winter Scene
170156
A charming folk art winter scene, graphite on artist board.
Graphite Drawing of a Haying Scene
150200

Excellent folk art graphite drawing of a haying scene, unsigned.