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19th Century Carved Fairground Head by Emmanuel Fremiet
19th Century Carved Fairground Head by Emmanuel...
Emmanuel Fremiet
Antique 1850s French Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
19th century carved fairground head by Emmanuel Fremiet. - Glass eyes - Original paint - Modern steel mount - By French sculptor Emmanuel Fremiet - French, circa 1850-1860. ...
1960s Metal Carousel Cinderella Carriage by L' Autopède Belgium with Two Horses
1960s Metal Carousel Cinderella Carriage by L' ...
L'Autopède
Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Carnival Art
Metal
Exceptional fairground, Carousel attribute... A 1960s handmade metal and chrome Pumpkin Carriage - Cinderella Carriage - closed Fairy-tale Carriage designed and made by L' Autopede ...
Antique Casino Carnival Gambling Game Wheel Wood and Iron
Antique Casino Carnival Gambling Game Wheel Woo...
Evans Gaming Company
Vintage 1910s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Antique tabletop gaming wheel. Most likely made by Evan's gaming company. Graphic painted dice in original paint surface. Heavy cast iron stand and leather strap.
Early 20th Century Cast Brass Standing Cat With Old Paint Decoration
Early 20th Century Cast Brass Standing Cat With...
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Figurative Sculptures
Brass, Paint
Early 20th Century Cast Brass Standing Cat with old paint decoration. Curious pugnacious pose standing with arms stretched out leaning back on it's tail. Once presumed to have been h...
Carousel Wooden Animal Figures
Carousel Wooden Animal Figures
Mid-20th Century French Carnival Art
Wood
Awesome wooden animal figures. Carved wood fairground lion and tiger. Can be bought as a couple or separate.          
Large Carnival Fun-House Mirror with Real Glass
Large Carnival Fun-House Mirror with Real Glass
Vintage 1960s American Carnival Art
Glass, Wood
Very cool carnival fun-house mirror. Large-scale. Real glass. Most of these are made with plastic and vinyl stickers etc. Good condition. Some patina and markings to glass. Great pie...
Carnival Mirror
Carnival Mirror
Vintage 1950s American Carnival Art
Glass, Wood, Paint
Carnival panel with great crusty mirror.
Carnival Sign "Free Rides"
Carnival Sign "Free Rides"
Vintage 1950s American Carnival Art
Wood, Paint
Great carnival panel from carousel. Wiring as found.
Circus Poster Clown 'Pierrot' Circus Scenes Printed by Willsons Leicester
Circus Poster Clown 'Pierrot' Circus Scenes Pri...
Willsons Printers Leicester
Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Posters
Paper
Awesome authentic Art Deco lithographic circus poster - Circus affiche printed by Willsons Show Printers Leicester (England - UK). Presenting a clown - Pierrot with lots of circus ...
Vintage Turkish Patchwork Kilim
Vintage 1950s Turkish Futurist Turkish Rugs
Wool, Linen
A colorful vintage Kilim patchwork rug with a variety of different old Turkish Kilims sewn together. Backed in linen.
Italian "Clown Doctors" Oil on Canvas Painting ...
20th Century Paintings
Canvas, Paint
"Clown Doctors" oil on canvas painting signed Barcelo with original frame. 20th century. Very fun and cool clown painting of four doctors. Dimensions: 23 1/2" H x 36" W (vie...
Eight Panel Printed Carnival Screen, circa 1940
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Eight panel printed carnival screen, circa 1940. Large printed panels reproduce a whimsical, hand-painted scene of elephants and performers. Can be installed on the wall as a pain...
Soap Box Derby Carnival Midway Car Racing Sign
Vintage 1960s American Folk Art Signs
Composition
Graphic hand-painted signs. Most likely from an American soap box derby race track or perhaps carnival midway ride. Presented in black wraparound metal frame.
Huge Americana Floor Model Wheel of Fortune, "T...
French Game & Novelty Company
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art
Antique Arcade Americana Folk Art gaming wheel of fortune floor model in vivid color on wood stand with metal legs. This wheel is branded and marked as 'The Green Star' Mfg. by Frenc...
Antique Painted Jumping Horse from Northern Fra...
Antique Early 1900s French Carnival Art
Metal
This antique parcel paint horse from Northern France has been mounted on a contemporary metal stand. His eyes are made from glass and are gold in color, and around his breastplate ar...
Wooden Carousel Horse
Mid-20th Century European Carnival Art
Wood
Lovely smalll wooden carousel horse. Mid-20th century black horse - animal sculpture on metal base. Hand-painted black beauty with coloured details. Great home decor - interior eyeca...
Carved Wood Seal with Cast Iron Spinning Ball,,...
Unknown
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Iron, Wood
Carved wood seal with cast iron motorized spinning ball, amazing Folk Art, carnival art, sculpture, most likely made for entrance of aquatic exhibit of some sort, circus, carnival, f...
Wood Carved Carousel Horse with Original Park P...
Unknown
Antique 19th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Superbly carved carousel horse found at an amusement park in the Northeastern United States. Most likely German carved. Incredible paint surface and original jewels. Has a colorful c...
HC Evans 'Mike' Carnival Punk Knock Down
H.C. Evans
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Leather, Canvas, Wood
HC Evans carnival punk from the collection of a carny who worked at the Long Beach Pike. Gaffed so it would have been impossible to knock over and win the prize.
Vintage Turtle Baby Carnival Sideshow Banner, c...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Fantastic turtle baby sideshow banner. Great colors and a nice manageable size. This banner was found outside of Chicago and most likely the work of Nieman Eisman of Nieman Studios. ...
Soldier Carnival Shooting Gallery Targets
King Manufacturing Co.
Early 20th Century American Carnival Art
Iron, Paint
Early examples of 'King' soldier shooting gallery targets. Rare shape and extremely thick. King manufactured shooting galleries and targets throughout the first half of the 20th cent...
Carnival Clown Shooting Gallery Target
Macglashan Air Gun Co.
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art
Iron
Sheet iron carnival shooting gallery target in the shape of a clowns head. Not marked, but thought to have been made by the Macglashan Air Gun company in California. Target still has...
Large Vintage Hand-Painted Game Wheel
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Iron, Wood
Large vintage hand-painted wood game wheel.
Carnival Midway Punk Knockdown Goat Game
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas
Vintage carnival punk. Unusual goat named "Billie". Knock "Billie" over and win the prize.
Vintage Papier Mâché Circus Clowns
Mid-20th Century European Folk Art Carnival Art
Paper
Folk art handmade and painted wall decoration. Two circus clown heads made of papier mâché in the 1960s. Nice old patina,
Wooden Carnival Panel Shooting Gallery
Mid-20th Century Belgian Decorative Art
Wood
Vintage hand-painted wooden decorative panel of shooting gallery. "Buy 100 bullets , hit the right spot on the target and win points" Humoristic detail: text is written in Flemish,...
The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Fan Art Sign, ...
Vintage 1960s English Carnival Art
The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour fan art sign, circa 1967 - Hand-painted on panelled pine - Wonderful wear and patina to the paint - English, circa 1967 - Measures: 170 cm tall...
Hand-Painted Americana Folk Art Game Wheel Farm...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Another wonderful early Americana game wheel. Measures: 23.5 in x 34 in H x 11-3/8 in deep. Great piece for your home or office.  
Exceptional Wooden Center Piece Carousel Ride, ...
Mid-20th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Rare big fairground centre piece of carousel ride, carnival ride, merry-go-round carousel. Original piece of Folk Art from the 1950s. Complete piece! Wooden crown with four wooden ...
Unusual Hand Carved Clown Motif Umbrella, Parag...
S. Fox & Co.
Vintage 1920s English Folk Art Carnival Art
Metal
Unusual Hand Carved Clown Motif Umbrella, Paragon, S. Fox & Co
Carnival Midway Flashing Sputnik Light
Vintage 1950s American Steampunk Carnival Art
Plastic
Vintage flashing Sputnik light from carnival midway. Real attention grabber. One side has old repair. Please see images. All sockets in good working order.
Antique wooden Folk Art Merry-Go-Round, Carouse...
Early 20th Century European Arts and Crafts Carnival Art
Patent Leather, Iron, Wood
Awesome detailed large mechanical scale model carousel / merry-go-round. Handmade carnival art with handcrafted wooden horses, jeep cars and sleigh. Top of the entertainment ride r...
Vintage 1970s Collection of Boardwalk Souvenir ...
Vintage 1970s American American Craftsman Carnival Art
Glass
Set of five. Old time Boardwalk game prizes, measure: 20 inches high.
Antique Distressed Luggage Leather Hat Box, 1800s
Unknown
Antique Early 1800s American American Colonial Carnival Art
Brass, Leather, Silk
For your consideration a beautiful antique distressed leather luggage hat box, USA, 1800s.      
Early 20th Century Continental Decorative Merry...
20th Century European Rustic Carnival Art
Paint
Unique continental painted merry-go-round horse, circa 1900. Excellent opportunity to own this highly decorative item. Now with its original coats of decorative paint dry stripped ...
Len Norman, American 20th Century the Prestidig...
20th Century Folk Art Figurative Sculptures
Len Norman, American 20th century) the prestidigitator. Assembled and painted whirligig depicting a magician and body sawing act Measures: 23" x 27" x 12".  
Antique Monkey Circus Red Velvet Jacket with Go...
Moorish
Vintage 1940s British Moorish Carnival Art
Velvet
Antique collector monkey, chimpanzee performer circus red velvet jacket with gold Middle Eastern Moorish style embroidery. In 19th century up to the 1940s in Europe chimpanzees were...
Vintage Carnival Midway Penny Pitch Game
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Nicely scaled carnival midway penny pitch game. Original paint surface. Graphic bold design with great colors.
Vintage Circus or Sideshow Hand-Painted Giant C...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas
Vintage one of a kind circus or sideshow hand painted banner with a giant clown balancing a feather on his nose. Original paint on a light canvas sheet. The banner is stamped on the ...
Carousel Horse Hand Carved Early 20th Century
Luis Ortega
Vintage 1940s Mexican Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Dynamic carved carousel horse from the studio of Luis Ortega in Puebla, Mexico. Original park paint.
Early Carnival Futuristic Auto Hand-Painted Ro...
Early 20th Century British Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Fantastic early hand-painted carnival rounding board with a race car of the future. Likely made by Spooner in the United Kingdom. This would have been one of a series of panels that ...
Early Sunshine Studios American Side Show Elect...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas
Early example of American sideshow banner art. Painted at the Sunshine Studio in Witchita, Kansas by Geo Bellis. Signed by artist on front and studio name on front and back. This ban...
Vintage Large Sideshow Palm Readers Banner, "Te...
Vintage 1930s American Carnival Art
Great subject matter! Carnival or sideshow "Temple of Palmistry" banner from palm reader's booth. At 8 feet wide and 2 feet tall, this is a manageable size to hang on a wall.
Vintage Paper Mâché Parade Carnival Head
Unknown
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Composition, Paint, Paper
This giant papier mâché parade head was found in Kansas. Most likely used for a department store Thanksgiving or Christmas parade or Mardi Gras festivities. This bad boy has been the...
Painted Pecking Chickens, Pair
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wool
These fun vintage painted chickens are in good condition. They are late but so great. Chicken pecking size: 12 long x 9 high x 7 wide Side looking chicken 12 long x 9 high x 6 wide.
Large-Scale American Folk Art Carnival Game Boa...
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood, Cork
Large-scale Folk Art Carnival game board, American, circa 1940s. This painted carnival game board came from Texas and combines wonderfully patinated graphic colors in a highly collec...
Large Antique Iron Banded Wood Carnival or Circ...
Antique Late 19th Century American Carnival Art
Iron, Wood
Large antique iron banded wood carnival strongman's mallet. Measures: Length 35 3/4 inches, height 9 1/2 inches, diameter 8 inches. Terrific object.
1980s Metal Carousel Renegade Police Jeep by L...
L'Autopède
Late 20th Century Belgian Modern Carnival Art
Metal
Exceptional Fairground piece this metal Jeep from Atelier L' Autopède Belgium. Handmade in the Eighties by Alain Baeyens, Son of Karel Baeyens. The quantity of items created and mad...
1960s French Strenght Tester, Power Game Machine
Mid-20th Century French Industrial Carnival Art
Metal
Vintage French Force Game - Carnival Power Game - Game Machine - Strenght Tester - Punch Bag - Punching Game - Fairground Game from the 1960s with a great patina. Colour of the game ...
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Carnival Art
Paint
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Framed.
Carnival Ball Tossing Knockdowns "A La Peche" F...
Antique Early 1900s French Folk Art Carnival Art
Composition, Wood
Three figures; a fish on each end and a Chinese man in the middle are waiting to be knocked down by the toss of a bean bag. This type of game would have been prevalent in carnivals d...
Painted Carved Wooden Carousel Monkey
Unknown
Antique Early 19th Century European Carnival Art
Brass, Wood, Paint
A unique French carousel carved and painted wooden monkey with brass handle. Original paint has been worn but shows a playful design.
Abstract Wood and Iron Carousel Horse Vermont, ...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood
Abstract carousel horse from an early 20th century Vermont park, rare in their simplicity of form. Wood simply carved with original park paint surface. Iron stirrups and stand. Great...
Pair of 19th Century Painted English Trick Scen...
Unknown
Antique 1880s English Folk Art Carnival Art
Pine
The very rare pair of metamorphic trick scenery boards each hinged and hand-painted to wood and canvas, comprising of two rows of the Queen’s guard appearing from their guard houses,...
19th Century Carnival Folk Art Carved Wooden He...
Antique Late 19th Century Unknown Carnival Art
Zinc, Wood
This head is from a fair or carnival game. Not sure what the game was, perhaps the head has been used to toss rings over, or maybe you were supposed to throw something in his mouth....
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Carnival Art
Paint
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Framed.
Illions Polychrome Carved Wooden Carousel Eleme...
Marcus Charles Illions
Early 20th Century American Carnival Art
Wood
A fine polychrome carved wooden carousel figure head element with carved roses by Marcus Charles Illions (1871-1949). Illions was a master carver of wooden carousel horses and other ...
French Early 1900s Guignol Hand-Painted Scenes ...
Unknown
Early 20th Century French Empire Paintings
Canvas
French antique rare early 1900s Guignol scenes hand-painted. Oil paint on a canvas by Paul Foinet. Set of three. One scene is that of a middle age village street with a church in the...
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