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Gnome Rare Antique Garden Sculpture Coin Bank and Money Guardian
Located in South Burlington, VT
Rare Form, Nostalgic Opportunity, First We've Seen Gardener's Best Friend - As American as Apple Pie An American garden friendly gnome- hand cast and hand painted in a rare "co...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Folk Art

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Iron

Antique Navajo Blanket, Oriental Rug, Handmade Wool Rug, Ivory, Red and Gray
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the Four Corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Early 20th Century American Navajo Folk Art

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Wool

Antique Serapi Carpet, Handmade Wool Oriental Rug, Ivory, Rust, Navy, Light Blue
Located in New York, NY
Antique Serapi carpets are one of the most sought after rugs particularly in America and England for many years. Antique Serapi rugs are a major draw particularly in big city America...
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Late 19th Century Persian Serapi Antique Folk Art

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Wool

Antique Navajo Carpet, Storm Pattern Rug, Handmade Wool Rug, Gray, Red and Tan
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the Four Corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Early 20th Century American Navajo Folk Art

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Wool

Antique Persian Bakhshaish Carpet, Handmade Wool Oriental Rug, Ivory Light Blue
Located in New York, NY
Antique Bakhshaish / Serapi carpets are one of the most sought after rugs particularly in America and England for many years. Antique Serapi rugs are a major draw particularly in big...
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Late 19th Century Persian Bakshaish Antique Folk Art

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Wool

Antique Navajo Carpet, Handmade Wool, Neutral colors, Ivory, Beige, Gray & Brown
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the Four Corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Late 19th Century American Navajo Antique Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Mid-20th Century Small Taxidermy Fawn on Green Painted Plinth
Located in Kitzbuhel, AT
A very rare and very small stuffed real Bambi. Laying on a green painted wooden piece. Eyes in glass. The fur is in excellent condition. One ear has a small fur fault. Great decorati...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Black Forest Folk Art

Materials

Fur

SkobyJoe Small Pink Textured Vessel /Ceramic Vase Wabi Sabi/ Mid-Century Modern
Located in La Jolla, CA
Joseph Skoby is a Southern Californian whose work is inspired by the nature of his native state. His ceramics, created in his own lush garden, recall his intimate dance with the ocea...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Stoneware

Ceramic Sculpture with Black Glaze Decoration by Gisèle Buthod-garçon
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
A ceramic sculpture with black glaze decoration entitled " Inuit ". Unique piece. Perfect original conditions. Signed under the base. 2010.  
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21st Century and Contemporary French Beaux Arts Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Rude Osolnik Signed Mid-Century Modern Cherry Wood Turned Vessel Bud Weed Vase
Located in Studio City, CA
A beautifully executed, handmade, wood-turned vase by master woodturner Rude Osolnik who is widely regarded, along with Bob Stocksdale, as one of the finest woodturners in American w...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Folk Art

Materials

Wood, Cherry

Antique Navajo Carpet, Folk Rug, Handmade Wool, Beige, Gray, Orange
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the four corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Early 20th Century American Navajo Folk Art

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Wool

Antique, Danced, w/Patina Japanese Kitsune 'Fox' Mask w/Articulating Jaw, Signed
Located in Brunswick, ME
Here is an exceptionally rare Japanese Kitsune (Fox) Mask. A museum quality piece. The previous owner was from Palm Springs, CA. Thick, patina attesting to multiple times that thi...
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1850s Japanese Antique Folk Art

Materials

Other

Antique, Ca1890-1910, Ethnographic, Wooden Mask Guatemala 'Guatemalan'
Located in Brunswick, ME
Antique, stunning, museum-quality, ca1890-1910, Ethnographic, used, Guatemalan mask Measures: 7 ¼” x 6 ¾” x 11 ¼” with custom stand which is included in this sale Patina on the re...
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1890s Guatemalan Antique Folk Art

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Other

Finest Example Fully Hallmarked Chubbs Victorian Patent Padlock Original Key
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this absolutely exquisite, finest example, fully hallmarked Chubb’s patent Victorian padlock with the original key These locks come up for sale ...
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19th Century British Victorian Antique Folk Art

Materials

Brass, Wrought Iron

Oaxaca Black Clay Tzinacan Decorative Burnished Polished Fired Oxygen Reduction
Located in London, GB
Tzinacan is the Nahuatl word for bat, and it is our gift for the bats represented in many ceramic pre-hispanic pieces. Bats have been part of the mythology of the cultures of pre-Hi...
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2010s Mexican American Colonial Folk Art

Materials

Clay

Mid-Century European Crucifix, Green, Orange Painted Ceramic, 1960s
Located in Chicago, IL
EEuropean mid-century crucifix in glazed ceramic, hand-painted in bright orange and green with gracefully floating Christ figure at its center in subtle volumes. A one-of-a-kind, han...
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1960s European Mid-Century Modern Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Clay

Ghanian Asafo Flag
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Asafo flag in cotton applique patterns from Ghana circa 1970s. Asafo Flags are created by the Fante People of Ghana.  
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1970s Ghanaian Folk Art Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

21st Century Almeria Magazine or Shoes Leather Basket Handwoven in Italy
Located in Bagnatica, Lombardia
This masterfully hand-woven basket belongs to our iconic Almeria collection. Made of eco-friendly leather, that is washable, resistant to light and water, it's suitable for indoor an...
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2010s Italian Modern Folk Art

Materials

Leather

D.W. Nichol Signed Hand Carved Wood Duck Decoy, Male Cinnamon Teal
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderful work, a male cinnamon teal, hand carved and painted by renowned duck decoy artist D W Nichol. Beautifully crafted and decorated. The work is signed "Male Cinnamon Teal...
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20th Century Canadian Folk Art Folk Art

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Wood, Paint

18th Century Still Life with Flower by Giacomo Nani Naples Old Masters
Located in Milan, IT
Giacomo Nani (Porto Ercole, 1698 - Naples, 1755) Still life with flower Oil on canvas, 30 x 39 cm Frame 37 x 46 x 3,5 Pupil of Andrea Belvedere and Gaspare Lopez, Nani crea...
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18th Century Italian Baroque Antique Folk Art

Materials

Canvas, Paint

Ceramic and White Metal 'Alpaca' Compote Bird Centrepiece
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces is what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. This ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Set of 7 Early 20th Century Decorative Greek Etruscan Silhouette Pottery Vases
Located in London, GB
This is a magnificent set of 7 highly decorative early 20th century Etruscan vases which are also known as black-figure pottery painting. Figures and ornaments were painted on the bo...
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1910s Greek Classical Greek Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Pottery

African Kenyan Tribal Art Hand Carved Sculpture
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Hand carved West African tribal wood carved sculpture of a standing man, Africa tribal Art Decor. Vintage Kenyan tribal sculpture featuring an elongated standing man with a crown an...
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20th Century Kenyan Tribal Folk Art

Materials

Metal

Ceramic and White Metal 'Alpaca' Bird Bowl Centerpiece
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces are what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. This ...
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2010s Mexican Baroque Revival Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Ceramic and White Metal 'Alpaca' Compote Bird Centrepiece
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces are what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. This...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Tibor Oval Platino Azul Cerámic and White Metal 'Alpaca'
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces is what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are hand maded and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. Thi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Abstract Carved Stone Outsider Art by Louise Abrams, c1970
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Carved stone by abstract outsider artist Louise Abrams. This particular piece is from the artists personal collection of her own art. Sits on a black laminate plinth base. This ite...
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1970s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Alabaster

Otto and Vivika Heino Monumental Hand Thrown Ceramic Six Bird Head Bowl Pot
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully designed and exceptionally rare earthenware six bird's head bowl or pot (bird head works are very coveted among collector's of the Heino's work) by ceramics masters hus...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Folk Art

Materials

Earthenware

Ceramic and White Metal 'Alpaca' Compote Bird Centrepiece
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces is what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. This ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Alpaca, Ceramic

Pair of Exceptional Yacht Cabin Lanterns by Davey & Co.
Located in Norwell, MA
Pair of top quality Davey & Co. ships lanterns. With arched and vented tops, carry handles, beveled glass, hinged doors, burners, etc. Fitted with makers badges reading "Davey & Comp...
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Early 1900s British Antique Folk Art

Materials

Brass

Tibor Con Cuello Grabado Ceramic and White Metal
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Estudio Guerrero begins in 2020, as a new proposal within taller Guerrero Santos, investigating and developing new forms and formulas to create our handcrafts All the pieces are...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Sterling Silver Cigar Cutter/Ashtray
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Sterling silver ashtray with a cigar cutter mounted in the center. Decorated with a foliate border. Period: 19th century Origin: Unknown, Continental Size: 3" H x 6" round, ...
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19th Century Antique Folk Art

Materials

Sterling Silver

Alfio Chess Table in Corno Italiano and Glossy Black Lacquered Wood, Mod. 3244
Located in Recanati, Macerata
An evident example of superior craftsmanship, the Alfio chess table is destined to become a family heirloom. Boasting an elegant top in tempered smoked glass with silkscreened silver...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Folk Art

Materials

Wood, Lacquer, Glass

Blue and White Jar, Ceramic and White Metal ‘Alpaca’, Handmade with Cherubs
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces is what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each peace. This ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Alan Wallwork Studio Pottery Split Pod Sculpture
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Stoneware studio pottery 'split pod' form designed by Alan Wallwork (British, 1931-2019) and dating from around 1980. The heavily made sculptural pod stands on a narrow rounded base ...
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1980s English Modern Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Ceramic and White Metal 'Alpaca' Jar with Hand Painted Motives
Located in Guadalajara, Jalisco
Always unique pieces are what you are going to hear about Jesus Guerrero Santo's work, all the pieces are handmade and created one by one it takes months to produce each piece. This...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Other Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic, Alpaca

Delft Westraven "Rotterdam" Holland Ceramic Pottery Tile
Located in Studio City, CA
A colorful tile made by delft in the Netherlands. Stamped "Westraven" on the verso. Dimensions: 4.25" high, 4.25" wide, .5" deep.
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20th Century Dutch Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

TA RA TA TA, Seminara Ceramic Mask
Located in Paris, FR
The apotropaic (warding off evil) mask from Seminara can be distinguished by its horns, wide eyes, mustache, and screaming mouth with its tongue sticking out. The masks are finished ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Folk Art Painting On Board "To The Fun House" from Coney Island, NY
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Early 20th Century. Original condition Folk Art painting on board "To the Fun House" from Coney Island, NY depicting a young man running in shorts and tank top on white ground and mo...
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Early 20th Century American Industrial Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Delft Westraven Rotterdam Holland Ceramic Pottery Tile
Located in Studio City, CA
A colorful tile made by Delft in the Netherlands. Stamped "Westraven, Holland" on the verso. Dimensions: 6.1" high, 6.1" wide, .5" deep.
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20th Century Dutch Modern Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Antique Persian Serapi Carpet, Geometric, Ivory Hand Knotted Wool Oriental Rug
Located in New York, NY
Antique Serapi carpets are one of the most sought after rugs particularly in America and England for many years. Antique Serapi rugs are a major draw particularly in big city America...
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Late 19th Century Persian Serapi Antique Folk Art

Materials

Wool

French Rope Shelf Audoux Minet, Circa 1960
Located in The Hills, TX
French rope shelf Audoux Minet, Circa 1960.
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1960s French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Folk Art

Materials

Rope, Rhodoid

Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
Located in Antwerp, BE
Stunning huge vintage solid wood carved sculpture - animal statue of a rearing horse: 74 inch - 188 cm Heigh !! A standing Horse - Raising horse decorated as a Carnival Type Horse. ...
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Mid-20th Century North American American Craftsman Folk Art

Materials

Hardwood

Antique Persian Heriz Carpet, Handmade Wool Oriental Rug, Rust, Navy, Lt Blue
Located in New York, NY
Heriz carpets are the staple of the furnishing market and remain the most popular of all NW Persian carpets. They were produced for the rapidly growing US market in the late 19th-ear...
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Early 20th Century Persian Heriz Serapi Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Vintage French Provincial Rattan Lidded Handled Basket
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Mid-Century Modern vintage rattan picnic basket, 1980s, France. Large Mid-Century Modern vintage French Provincial rattan lidded handled picnic basket, made out of woven rattan with...
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Mid-20th Century French French Provincial Folk Art

Materials

Rattan

Women Carrying Burdens on Her Heads by Louis Koyongonda
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Absolutely gorgeous knife painting of women carrying burdens on her heads. Signed by Louis Koyongonda. Oil on billboard. Belgium Congo between 1940 & 1960. Knife painting. Unframed. ...
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Mid-20th Century Congolese Folk Art

Materials

Paint

Duck Decoy on Custom Stand
Located in Houston, TX
Made to look like a loon bobbing on a lake this vintage duck decoy on a custom stand would make a hunter's study complete. The decoy is carved in wood and mounted on an iron stand...
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Mid-20th Century French Folk Art

Materials

Iron

Folky Hand Carved Indian Head
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing hand carved and painted Indian head with a feather in his head is in fine condition and has a great patina.
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Early 1900s American Adirondack Antique Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Large Antique Eye Dazzler Navajo Carpet, Handmade, Wool, Beige, Tan, Gray & Red
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the four corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
Category

Late 19th Century North American Navajo Antique Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Vintage Turkish Anatolian Pictorial Rug
Located in New York, NY
A vintage Turkish Anatolian pictorial rug from the mid-20th century. A self-taught artist has depicted six buildings and one smokestack in a colorful composition of graduated heights...
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Mid-20th Century Turkish Folk Art Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Geometric Navajo Indian Weaving Pillows
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Geometric Navajo Indian weaving pillows in good condition. Brown cotton linen pillows. Sold as a pair.
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair Enamel Cup St Louis, 1904
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
An interesting and unusual Austrian enamel mug commemorating The World's Fair in St Louis in 1904. The mug was made in Austria for Norvell-Shapleigh Hardware Co, St Louis and has por...
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Early 1900s Austrian Art Nouveau Antique Folk Art

Materials

Metal, Enamel

Ceramic Vase by Annie Maume, to Sancerre, circa 1980-1990
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
A ceramic vase by Annie Maume to Sancerre. Perfect original conditions. Unique piece. Signed at the base. Circa 1980-1990.
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20th Century French Beaux Arts Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Large Pitch Pine Art Nouveau Blackboard Chalkboard, 1900s
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Magnificent and rare Art Nouveau blackboard chalkboard. Striking Dutch design from the 1900s. Solid pitch pine frame with double sided blackboard chalkboard. This decorative piece...
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Early 1900s Dutch Art Nouveau Antique Folk Art

Materials

Pine

"Sunflower Vessel" Grey and White Limestone Sculpture by Artist Helen O'Connell
Located in Brooklyn, NY
‘Sunflower Vessel’ is one of Irish artist Helen O'Connell's signature vessel sculptures from the "Origami Works" series. Composed of the beautiful Kilkenny limestone, it shows the ma...
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21st Century and Contemporary Irish Modern Folk Art

Materials

Limestone

Four Modern Creative Kokeshi Dolls by Usaboro Okamoto, Japan
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Four modern creative Kokeshi dolls by Okamoto Usaburo, Japan Okamoto Usaburo (1917-2009) was a highly regarded artist of the Sosaku Kokeshi Movement, receiving numerous awards dur...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Antique Navajo Indian Rio Grande Blanket, Handmade Rug, Folk Art, Blue
Located in New York, NY
Rare find: Navajo Indian Rio Grande blanket, circa 1860, all homespun (handspun wool) with indigo dye and natural brown and white, 4' x 7'2" Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles ...
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Mid-19th Century American Navajo Antique Folk Art

Materials

Wool

Glazed Oil Painting by Soviet Artist Omar Chkhaidze, d. 1995
Located in Peabody, MA
Luminously glazed oil on canvas board by Omar Chkhaidze of Tbilisi, Georgia, an established and award winning member of the Russian Academy of the Arts. In 2017, The Russian Academ...
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1990s Georgian Folk Art Folk Art

Materials

Paint