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French Folk Art "Prison Art" Matchstick Inlaid Pla...
Early 20th Century French Outsider and Self Taught Art
Tole lined French planter covered with a geometric inlaid design completely made from used wood match sticks. This genre of Folk Art is referred to as "tramp" or "prison" art. As you ca...
Folk Art Outsider Screen Room Divider Reclaimed St...
Late 20th Century Indian Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Folk Art outsider screen room divider reclaimed studio Indian modern one-off design by Calcutta, India artisan P. Mohanta. Purchased from Calcutta gallery comprised of found objects, we...
Painting by the Belgian African Female Artist Mose...
20th Century Outsider and Self Taught Art
Original gouache painting by the female Belgo-Congolese artist Moseka Yogo Ambake (born 29 August 1956). Though her subjects are of her homeland of Africa, Ambake has named Chagall as ...
Primitive Memoryware Table
Primitive Memoryware Table
Early 20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Shell, Wood
An exceptional example of the early 20th century folk craft, this Memoryware side table is embellished with all variety of found-object articles most likely the life-long possessions of...
Jungle Still Life, signed J. Gautier
By Gauthier
Jungle Still Life, signed J. Gautier
Gauthier
Vintage 1970s Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Acrylic
Jungle acrylic still life of Haitian animals. Measures 25" H x 25" W x .75" D with frame. By Joel Gautier/Gauthier (Haitian, b. 1955)
American Art Deco Figurative Soda-Jerk Folk Art Wo...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Outsider and Self Taught Art
Brass, Wood
This whimsical American Art Deco outsider art floor standing ashtray features a traditionally garbed soda-jerk bearing a brass ashtray. Both the skillfully detailed matinee-idol face an...
Industrial Brass Benzamin Prop Bell Quack Alarm As...
Antique Early 1900s American Industrial Outsider and Self Taught Art
Brass
Interesting prop, works, very loud, gets hot when run long.
Tramp Art Box
Tramp Art Box
Vintage 1920s Outsider and Self Taught Art
9-227, Tramp Art wood box with three small drawers and hinged top. Age wear.
Americana Folk Art Painted Wood Butler Smoking Stand with Tray
Americana Folk Art Painted Wood Butler Smoking Sta...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
1930s Butler Smoking Stand with Original Paint holding a Wood Tray with a matchbox holder attached--vivid colors, Nicely painted Face--Great Aura. Can be a candy or food tray or busines...
21st Century Large Studded Leather Vessel by Marla Wallerstein
21st Century Large Studded Leather Vessel by Marla...
Unknown
21st Century and Contemporary American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Leather, Metal
21st Century large studded leather vessel by artist Marla Wallerstein. Dramatic and handmade from chocolate colored leather and brass studs. One of kind piece. Custom sizes available up...
Paintings by C Jack
Paintings by C Jack
C. Jack
20th Century American Primitive Outsider and Self Taught Art
Oil Paint
Visionary works of camouflaged erotica done in an extremely personal style.
Caribbean Island Fantasy
Caribbean Island Fantasy
Mr. Esposito
20th Century Outsider and Self Taught Art
The inhabitants here a menagerie of characters from the primordial to the super human are the work of one man’s obsession: Mr. Esposito, a Dominican-American man who worked as a...
Action Figures
Action Figures
Mr. Esposito
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
These figures, a menagerie of characters from the primordial to the super human are the work of one man’s obsession: Mr. Esposito, a Dominican-American man Who worked as a hospi...
Old Paint Folk Art Spool Shelf
Old Paint Folk Art Spool Shelf
Antique 19th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Metal, Wood
Wonderful very functional spool shelf. Very well-made, great color.
Purvis Young, Angel Ascension, 1980s
By Purvis Young
Purvis Young, Angel Ascension, 1980s
Purvis Young
Vintage 1980s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood, Paint
A captivating work featuring oil painting on found board by self-taught artist Purvis Young (February 4, 1943-April 20, 2010). The work depicts a scene of an angel ascending to the heav...
Special Tramp Art Box of Drawers
Special Tramp Art Box of Drawers
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
An especially sweet four-drawer hand-carved "tramp art" box. The top is decorated with a symbolic heart and arrow, a common design element in Tramp Art. The drawers are embellished with...
Tramp Art Vanity Chest of Drawers with Mirror
Tramp Art Vanity Chest of Drawers with Mirror
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
A very unique design jewelry or dressing table hand-carved from wood boxes and crates.
Susan Minot Decoupage Serving Tray
By Susan Minot
Susan Minot Decoupage Serving Tray
Susan Minot
2010s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Black enameled tin tray with scalloped edges decoupaged by acclaimed author Susan Minot with letters, flowerheads, and other ephemera. Signed on reverse.
Tramp Art Box with Historical Advertising Art
Tramp Art Box with Historical Advertising Art
Early 20th Century Unknown Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
A hinged lid Tramp Art box made using a Schutz Marke Deponirt Razor Box from Germany. The inside of the lid is lined with a gold flower and banner pattern.
Tramp Art Crown of Thorns Framed Mirror
Tramp Art Crown of Thorns Framed Mirror
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
A Crown of Thorns style Tramp Art framed wall mirror. It was made in a layered manner and constructed of cigar-box wood. In this style, the piece of wood was notched together in an inte...
Noche Crist Painting of Lion and Romanian Actress Lulu Popescu
Noche Crist Painting of Lion and Romanian Actress ...
Noche Crist
Early 2000s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Noche Crist (1909- 2004), was an American artist born in Romania. Painting is acrylic on wood. Catalogue of an exhibition in 2008 at the Katzen Art Museum in Washington D.C. is included...
Primitive American Collage Artist Lenny Kislin "RESTRICTED AREA KEEP OUT"
By Lenny Kislin
Primitive American Collage Artist Lenny Kislin "RE...
Lenny Kislin
1990s Primitive Outsider and Self Taught Art
Woodstock Artist Kislin is well known for his whimsical thoughtful and daring work This is a prime example.
Noche Crist Female Nude Resin Sculpture
By Noche Crist
Noche Crist Female Nude Resin Sculpture
Noche Crist
Vintage 1970s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Resin
One of a kind nude sculpture by Noche Crist (1909- 2004). Noche Crist was an American artist born in Romania. Sculpture is made from polyester resin. Catalogue of an exhibition in 2008 ...
Ionel Talpazan 'Artist, Visionary and Universe'
By Ionel Talpazan
Ionel Talpazan 'Artist, Visionary and Universe'
Ionel Talpazan
1990s American Space Age Outsider and Self Taught Art
Canvas
Ionel Talpazan (1956-2015) is a self taught artist known for art depicting space and UFOs. This is one of two large paintings that he did to sum up his beliefs about the universe. Ionel...
Crazy Quilt by Rosemary Ollison
By Rosemary Ollison
Crazy Quilt by Rosemary Ollison
Rosemary Ollison
2010s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Textile, Acrylic Paint
Crazy quilt in fabric, thread and acrylic by Rosemary Ollison, 2016. Rosemary Ollison is a self-taught artist who lives in Milwaukee, Wi. She began making art in 1984 and for the next ...
Large Indonesian Carved Colorful Wood Mythical Animal Figural Box
Large Indonesian Carved Colorful Wood Mythical Ani...
20th Century Indonesian Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
A rare very decorative Indonesian poly chrome highly carved in relief wood box--the top portion slides open to reveal the hidden compartment. Light up a room with a stylish colorful ac...
Folk Art Tree
Folk Art Tree
Vintage 1960s Outsider and Self Taught Art
Striking handmade iron Folk Art tree great detail and patina.
1970s Indian Elephant
1970s Indian Elephant
Vintage 1970s Outsider and Self Taught Art
Handmade elephant from India. Hand beeded.
Ink Portrait by Outsider Artist Lee Godie
By Lee Godie
Ink Portrait by Outsider Artist Lee Godie
Lee Godie
Late 20th Century American Outsider Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
An ink drawing portrait by self-taught Chicago Outsider Artist Lee Godie 1908-1994. Her prolific work is shown in many galleries and museums. Godie would sell her works to patrons on th...
Pair of Outsider Art Sculptures of a Bicyclist and...
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Iron
Fabulous pair of hand-forged iron sculptures from a black smith, circa 1900s of man on a bicycle with a cigar and a hunter with his dog, bird and gun. The bicyclist sits on a iron base....
Robert Adale Davis String Goat Sculpture
By Robert Adale Davis
Robert Adale Davis String Goat Sculpture
Robert Adale Davis
2010s American Organic Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Robert Adale Davis makes string art among other things. The Texas self-taught artist has combined colored string and cloth with wire and a movers strap to create a fanciful animated goa...
Mid-20th Century Folk Art Figure of the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz
Mid-20th Century Folk Art Figure of the Tin Man fr...
Unknown
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Tin
A sculptural figure made from tin cans, bottle tops, paint, wire, and rivets. It has moveable joints due to the cans being connected with wire and some rivets. It is a charming collect...
Purvis Young Painting White Horses and Heads
By Purvis Young
Purvis Young Painting White Horses and Heads
Purvis Young
Late 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Masonite
Purvis Young (1943-2010) was an acclaimed artist living and working in the Overtown section of Miami. He was discovered as a street artist painting on found material and adhering them t...
Very Large Ethnographic Wood Carved Pair of Baga Bird Sculptures with Provenance
Very Large Ethnographic Wood Carved Pair of Baga B...
Mid-20th Century African Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Impressive scale pair of 32 “ high. exotic large African wood baga bird ethnographic carved sculptures. Detailed wood carved designs on the head sitting on the intricately hand carved ...
Folk Art "Standing Man" Carved Tree Branch Sculptu...
Giocometti
Vintage 1930s Unknown Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Charming little tree branch Folk Art sculpture hand-carved in the manner of Giocometti.
Raymond Coins Stone Angel
By Raymond Coins
Raymond Coins Stone Angel
Raymond Coins
Vintage 1980s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Stone
Raymond Coins (1904-1998) achieved fame for his stone carvings done with local river rock in North Carolina. He carved both animals and figures as well as religious subjects. His sculp...
20th Century Outsider Art Portrait of an American Soldier
20th Century Outsider Art Portrait of an American ...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Canvas, Oak
A small oil painting on canvas. It is a naive portrait of an American soldier in uniform. It appears to be framed in a handmade oak frame along with handcrafted pine stretcher bars, and...
Rolled Newspaper Family by Fernandez
Rolled Newspaper Family by Fernandez
Fernandez
Late 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
A spectacular group of larger than lifesize sculptures by the artist Fernandez. The sculptures are rolled newspaper painted and lacquered onto resin molds with iron bases. The artist go...
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Unframed.
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Unframed.
Sam Gant Ghost Space American Primitive Gallery
By Sam Gant
Sam Gant Ghost Space American Primitive Gallery
Sam Gant
1990s American Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
Paint on paper by Samuel Gant (1955-2000) a California self taught artist who overcame his disabilities to make compelling paintings in California. Images of spaceships became a persona...
Folk Art Candelabra or Sculpture
Folk Art Candelabra or Sculpture
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Metal
Roller chain folk art candelabra, great with no candles as sculpture.
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Unframed.
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
Original Tattoo Flash Drawing
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
Original tattoo flash drawing, circa 1960. Watercolor on paper. Unframed.
18th Century Wooden Dairy Bowls
18th Century Wooden Dairy Bowls
Antique 18th Century Danish Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Very nice hand-carved 18th century dairy bowls made out of the rootwood. Some are later painted and som of them stamped with years and name.
Ionel Talpazan Painting Dimensional Astronomy in Universe
By Ionel Talpazan
Ionel Talpazan Painting Dimensional Astronomy in U...
Ionel Talpazan
1990s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Canvas
Ionel Talpazan (1956-2015) is known for his paintings of space and UFOs. Born in Romania he had an experience with a UFO when he was 8 years old that affected himhis entire life and def...
Charles Benefiel Drawing
By Charles Benefiel
Charles Benefiel Drawing
Charles Benefiel
1990s American Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
Charles Benefiel drawing created with ink dots worked in stipple with a rapidograph pen on arches paper. The paper was washed with tea to tone it and then made darker with furniture sta...
Antique Danish Folk Art Wedding Greeting Declarati...
Antique 1860s Danish High Victorian Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood, Paper
Some 150 years ago this Volk Art Work was presented as a gift to a wedding. It is called a declaration of love or a Honorable Gratulation attesting two people bonded in marriage. A lot ...
Tattoo Flash by Al Orsini
By Al Orsini
Tattoo Flash by Al Orsini
Al Orsini
Vintage 1960s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Watercolor
Tattoo flash by Al Orsini, Long Beach, California, circa 1960. Signed by the artist. Possibly used as a sign. Watercolor and ink on paper. Work is unframed.
Ionel Talpazan UFO over Planet Painting
By Ionel Talpazan
Ionel Talpazan UFO over Planet Painting
Ionel Talpazan
1990s American Space Age Outsider and Self Taught Art
Canvas
Ionel Talpazan (1956-2015) was a self taught artist known for paintings about UFOs, space, and an imagined future. He was born in Romania and had an UFO visitation experience when he wa...
"Grape Nuts" Self Framed Tin Sign, circa 1912
"Grape Nuts" Self Framed Tin Sign, circa 1912
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Tin
"Grape Nuts" self framed tin sign is one of the most sought after advertising signs by collectors, especially in this near mint condition with bright colors. It is an iconic symbol of A...
Folk Art Sputnik Bowling Ball Sculpture
Folk Art Sputnik Bowling Ball Sculpture
Vintage 1970s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Bowling ball impaled artistically with assorted metal items great piece of Folk Art for table or shelf.
Lewis Smith Drawing of Athletic Dancers
By Lewis Smith
Lewis Smith Drawing of Athletic Dancers
Lewis Smith
Vintage 1980s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Paper
Lewis Smith (1907-1998) was an eccentric self taught artist in rural Ohio. He had a lifetime railroad pass that allowed him to follow women's athletics in schools and colleges that he w...
Large Vintage Hand Embroidered Uzbek Suzani Silk W...
20th Century Uzbek Outsider and Self Taught Art
Fantastic and very unusual silk hand embroidered Suzani textile. Fantastic subject showing two ladies in traditional dress riding deer. What I love best about this piece is that though ...
Felipe Archuleta Carved Fish
Felipe Archuleta Carved Fish
Felipe Archuleta
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Similar to Archuleta carved fish in the Smithsonian National Museum of American Art. Archuleta's work can also be found in the American Folk Art Museum in New York. Archuleta worked as ...
W. Beaupre Gold Chain Android Bust
By William Beaupre
W. Beaupre Gold Chain Android Bust
William Beaupre
20th Century American Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Other, Beads
Stunning futuristic android bust by W. Beaupre. Bust is embellished with intricate gold chain, pearls and vintage jewelry findings. The attention to detail and craftsmanship is quite re...
Jimmy Lee Sudduth Painting Rows of People
By Jimmy Lee Sudduth
Jimmy Lee Sudduth Painting Rows of People
Jimmy Lee Sudduth
1990s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Jimmy Lee Sudduth is a legendary Southern self taught artist known for his graphic images painted with native clay and house paints. This painting on wood panel is one od his figural se...
Fabulous Large Outsider Art Abstract Sculpture
Fabulous Large Outsider Art Abstract Sculpture
20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
A really wonderful abstract outsider art iron sculpture. It was allowed to rust and appears to have been acid washed to give it the gold wash effect. It is perfectly balanced and quite ...