Folk Art

Early 19th Century Marble Lamb on Base

This is such a sweet carved marble of a recumbent lamb on a marble base, dating to the first half of the 19th century.  It has a piece missing from one ear, but is overall in good shape. A lovely sculpture, and makes a great paper weight or book end as well.


Colorful Penny Rug

This is a large pleasing unhemmed penny rug.  It makes a charming table cover.


Double Sided Game Board

This game board has wonderful color.  Backgammon in one side, checkers on the other.


Mexican Folk Art Painting of Christ

a Mexican Folk Art Painting on canvas of the Sacred Heart. 21 inches x 16 inches. Unframed. Minor paint lose along edges but in overall very good condition.


Miniature Soapstone Holy Bible book

A fun folky piece; a hand carved miniature book made from soapstone.  It has a carved spine and cover, with carved pages as well.   It has “HOLY BIBLE” carved on the cover, although I think this may have been a later addition as the quality of the rest of the work is better than the…read more


Hooked Geometric Rug

This folky hooked rug is in great condition. The bright, graphic colors of the squares look great with any country collection. It would look super hanging also. It measures 3 ft x 3.87 ft.


19th Century Checkerboard

This checkerboard is large and graphic. The old white & black paint is especially pleasing. It would make a room or look great with your gameboard collection. It is 32 inches long x 19 inches wide.


Coal Sign

This sign has great graphic appeal in old black lettering on old white background. It is 38 inches long x 10 inches high.


Hand Carved Fish Decoy

We bought this folky hand carved fish years ago, I forgot I had it. His body is painted in a red & white wash with yellow eyes. I am not sure of the age.


mid-19th cent. hollow cut silhouettes in gold frames

A pair of small mid-19th century hollow cut silhouettes of a man and a woman.  We believe they may be a couple, based on the similarity of the paper and background and that they face each other, but cannot be sure.  Both of them are done in hollow cut technique, where the image is cut…read more


19thc Folk Art Carved Wood Snake Cane

This snake cane is a wonderful example of American folk art.  Hand carved from Virginia, it has its original black paint and tack eyes.  It measures 38 inches in length.


World War I Folk Art Pencil Drawing Of Uncle Sam

Copied from an old piece of sheet music and signed “L.L.B.”, this folk art drawing of Uncle Sam was most likely a school child’s art project. It is titled “Boys In Blue”. It measures approximately 16&1/4 by 12&1/4 and has never been out of its original frame. Backed with wood.