Folk Art

16 items

19th C. Folk Art Portrait of Young Gi...

A fine American 19th century folk art portrait of a young girl in a white dress holding a violin ...

A fine American 19th century folk art portrait of a young girl in a white dress holding a violin and bow.  She is posed against a stark dark background and stands beside a coifed poodle.  To her side is a brimmed straw hat with a red, white and blue ribbon with stars.  The painting probably dates c. 1840 and is unsigned.  Condition is very good. Dimensions:  Image Size Height: 24", Width: 20", Frame Height: 26 1/2", Width: 22 1/2", Depth:  1 1/2

$3,800.00

Vintage Liberty Foundary Labrador Ret...

A fine pair of vintage cast iron Labrador Retreiver dog andirons. They are cast iron and painted ...

A fine pair of vintage cast iron Labrador Retreiver dog andirons. They are cast iron and painted black.  They are signed Liberty Foundary, St. Louis, MO.  They date c. 1940s or 50s and condition is good. Dimensions:  Height: 14", Width: 11", Depth: 15"

$1,595.00

19th Century American Portrait Of A C...

A fine Nineteenth Century portrait of a young girl posed with a landscape backdrop. She is in a w...

A fine Nineteenth Century portrait of a young girl posed with a landscape backdrop. She is in a white dress standing beside a painted wagon with a basket top. She also is holding a painted bellows. It is a pleasing work and is in very good condition. It is unsigned, circa 1830-40. Dimensions: Height 35” Width 27”

$9,500.00

American Late 19th C. Gilt Eagle Weat...

A fine American late 19th century full body eagle weathervane.   The weathervane has its original...

A fine American late 19th century full body eagle weathervane.   The weathervane has its original gilt surface and is in good condition with some wear and loss consistent with age. Dimensions: Height eagle on stand: 31 1/2", Height ", Width: 25", Depth: 10"

$1,850.00

American Primitive Striped Tabby Cat ...

An American primitive striped tabby cat portrait on board.  The work is painted in oil and seated...

An American primitive striped tabby cat portrait on board.  The work is painted in oil and seated striped tabby cat outside on the grass with blue sky and clouds in the background.  It dates c. 1920 and is in very good condition. Dimensions:  Frame Height: 24", Width: 18",  Image Height: 22", Width: 16"

$1,200.00

American Primitive Orange Tabby Cat P...

An American primitive orange tabby cat portrait on board. The work is painted in oil and depicts ...

An American primitive orange tabby cat portrait on board. The work is painted in oil and depicts a seated cat with vibrant green eyes which peer out.  It is posed on a dark red blanket.  It dates c. 1920 and is in very good condition. Frame: Height:  22", Width: 18",  Image size: Height: 20", Width: 16"

$1,500.00

19th C. Miniature Folk Art Portrait o...

A very fine and rare early 19th century American miniature portrait of a child in a white dress h...

A very fine and rare early 19th century American miniature portrait of a child in a white dress holding a kitte.  The child is posed against a light sky blue background and is wearing what looks to be a white Christening dress.  In her right hand is a small kitten being held by the scruff of his neck.  Condition is very good and it is not signed.  It is a watercolor and dates c. 1829.   Dimensions:  Height: 2 3/4", Width: 2 1/4",  Frame height: 5 1/4", Width: 4 1/4"

$2,200.00

American Primitive Portrait of Young ...

A fine American portrait of a young girl seated on an American classical sofa.  There is a velvet...

A fine American portrait of a young girl seated on an American classical sofa.  There is a velvet drape in the background and she wears a blue dress and holds a hat in her right hand with a blue ribbon and flowers in her left.  It was painted around 1840.  The sitter has a very pleasing and captivating expression.  It is unsigned.  Condition is very good with a later lined backing. Dimensions:  Height: 36", Width: 29", Frame:  Height: 41", Width: 33 1/4", Depth: 1 3/4"

$8,500.00

Robert Street 1831 Portrait Of Young ...

A fine American portrait of a child, a young boy painted by Robert Street, signed and dated 1831 ...

A fine American portrait of a child, a young boy painted by Robert Street, signed and dated 1831 in the lower left corner.  The image of the child is wonderfully rendered with the boy seated and posed within a landscape at sunset.  He holds a book and is wearing a brownish red jumpsuit with a ruffled collar.  The right side of the canvas is beautifully painted with rolling fields of trees and a fence in the distance.  Condition is very good and it appears to be in it's original gilt frame.  I...

$9,500.00