Painted cement. Dog:18.5 in. x 15.5 in. Hunter: 27 in. x 37 in. Henry Marques, 1942, Bethlehem, PA. ex Barbara Johnson collection. illustrated: Animals in American Folk Art, Wendy Lavitt, 1990
Collection of Sad Iron Stands
American Studio Movement Carpet
1960s handmade wool studio Craft movement carpet of beautiful coloration. Crafted in the rya technique with thick blended wools in vibrant sophisticated colors.
Cast Iron Bust
Canoe Paddle with Image of Identified State of Maine Rustic Lodge
Carved pine canoe paddle with exceptional folk scene of the "Norway Pines at Dobsis Lake". The pyrography image depicts the main lodge which was built in 1884 on lake Syladobsis in Orrington Maine. Notable visitors to the lodge included Andrew Carnegie and President Calvin Coolidge. The folky image includes the architecture with towering pines and two small campfires. On the verso is a wonderful calligraphic script name "Stone". A rare folk art find of graphic appeal depicting a historic rustic lodge. Wonderful untouched varnished surface with copper edging. C 1900
Hooked Rug circa 1860
Carved American Folk Art Frame
Carved oak Folk Art frame recently found in Pennsylvania. Deep carved motifs include the sun, winged men, a church, potted tulips and a horseshoe surrounding the frame opening. Original varnished surface with a bit of gold and silver paint highlighting some details. Wonderful motifs are skillfully executed and laid out in this masterful Folk Art carving.