Folk Art

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Vintage 1940s/50s Handmade Folk Art Fantasy Blues Pedal Lap Steel Guitar Vintage 1940s/50s Handmade Folk Art Fantasy Blues Pedal Lap Steel Guitar

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Vintage 1940s/50s Handmade Folk Art Fantasy Blues Pedal Lap Steel Guitar

$1,500.00

Fantastically sinister headstock and fire blistered, alligator varnish gives it presence. Sheet metal construction with an absurdly sized three piece neck, the headstock splinted in to meet an entirely hand formed nut. Nothing standard: Body measures...
Antique 19thc Southern Folk Art Fetish Memory Jug Antique 19thc Southern Folk Art Fetish Memory Jug

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Antique 19thc Southern Folk Art Fetish Memory Jug

$2,750.00

This one speaks. No typical sweetness or souvenirs that so often dot memory jugs, but a meticulous interplay of the natural world anchored by many small animal bones.  Southern or Appalachian power object representing:  MAN: Mirror...
Vintage 1900s Writer Photographer Publication Rejections Artist Archive Vintage 1900s Writer Photographer Publication Rejections Artist Archive

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Vintage 1900s Writer Photographer Publication Rejections Artist Archive

$450.00

Imagine the emotional weight that kept these safe in a drawer and then for three more generations. George Wharton Edwards, director of the Art Department at Colliers, The Metropolitan Magazine, Wide World Magazine (London), The New York...
Antique 1920s Child’s Folk Art Drawings Mussolini Italy Agriculture Book Antique 1920s Child’s Folk Art Drawings Mussolini Italy Agriculture Book

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Antique 1920s Child’s Folk Art Drawings Mussolini Italy Agriculture Book

$450.00

Unsettling and sweet at once. Likely a school assignment, fabulously folky pencil drawings and written reports boasting the superiority of Italian soil and the new economic plans for farmers under Benito Mussolini. M’s Battle for...
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