Folk Art

Painted Child's Sled - Paris No. 63

Child’s sled with red and blue paint decoration, last quarter of the 19th century.

Native American Papago/Pima Basket

Antique Native American Papago or Pima Indian basket decorated with figures, excellent condition, circa 1830, Southwestern USA.

Painted Folk Art Tole Tray

Outstanding tole tray painted with a naïve still life scene.

Civil War Soldier Whirligig

Folk art civil war Union soldier whirligig, polychrome painted wood and paddles.

Antique Creedmoor Mechanical Bank

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

Theorem on Velvet

A theorem on velvet in its original paint decorated frame.

Bird Cage

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

Needlework Sampler - Family Record

Needlework sampler, displaying the family record for the family of Noah Darby, (born 1798), and Eva Brook, (born 1800).

Horse & Wagon Pull Toy

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

A truly exceptional miniature lift-top blanket chest with one drawer.

Folk Art Portrait of a Child - Darling

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

Naive Painting of Farm Home

Painting of a country home, o/c, unsigned.

Portrait of a Mother and Infant

Portrait of a young mother and her infant, oil on canvas, unsigned.

Naive Portrait of Girl w/Grapes

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

Painted Child's Sled w/Swan Finials

Child’s sled with iron swan finials.

Theorem on Velvet

Theorem on velvet depicting a woman mourner, along with grazing sheep and a church building in the background. This theorem has a wonderful folk art quality, with good color and in a nice frame.

Sampler - Charlotte Bates

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

Naive Watercolor Portrait

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

Early Hatchel w/Ironwork

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

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