Category: Folk Art

Italian Painted Cupboard

An Outstanding Italian Painted Cupboard.     Our most intriguing new piece comes to us with an Italian history. From the 17th  or early 18th century, this baroque cupboard has Gothic tones. As an important documentContinue reading

Santos

      Santos originate in the Spain and its former colonies. Shown is St. James. This is an early carving and 16th-18th century. The carving of his head is quite detailed and some old paintContinue reading

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