Category: Folk Art

3889 – 19th Century “Antiques” Sign

A charming 19th century painted wood ” Antiques” shop sign with later layered paint. Steel banded rim and scroll decoration with steel ring hangers. Ex-Sotheby’s N.Y.  H. 23.5″,  w. 45″.  $450.

4200 – Pilot House Eagle

An American eagle, said to be a pilothouse eagle for use on steamboat or ship. A unique and lively 19th century folk art piece, the carver worked with a pine body and walnut wings. SubstantialContinue reading

3651 – Carved Ship

This well carved ship with four masts is most unusual in that the sails are carved as well as the other details. From the late 19th or early 20th century, this work measures 27″ byContinue reading

5147- 19th Century Portrait

A young black boy in a blue cap, shirt, and blazer holding a yellow rose. 19th century. Artist’s board with gilt frame. Close up shown. Image 7 ½” X 10”. $450.