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Mid-20th Century Outsider and Self Taught Art

Hand-Carved American Folk Art Totem Pole Evolution Fish to Infant
Hand-Carved American Folk Art Totem Pole Evolut...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Fantastic American Folk Art totem pole depicting evolution. Hand-carved and painted. Excellent alligatored paint surface. Fish, chicken, cow, gorilla, matrimony, new born. Mysterious...
Vintage Heavy Sheet Iron Orange Coyote Dog Folk Art Targets
Vintage Heavy Sheet Iron Orange Coyote Dog Folk...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Iron, Sheet Metal
Great pair of very heavy sheet iron vintage coyote targets. Perhaps a subtle "scarecrow" for coyotes raiding the henhouse. Handmade by a rancher in Southwest Nebraska. Fantastic orig...
Diminutive Hand-Painted Folk Art Cabinet
Diminutive Hand-Painted Folk Art Cabinet
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art
Wood
Cabinet in original finish hand-painted on four sides. Two doors over two doors. Red interior. Very nice patina and condition.
Native American Folk Art Carving of a Lizard by Charlie Willeto
Native American Folk Art Carving of a Lizard by...
Navajo Indian Art
Mid-20th Century American Native American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Bog Wood
A lizard form carved of cottonwood with pigments. About the Artist: A Navajo Sheepherder and medicine man, Charlie Willeto began carving in 1960, just four years before his death...
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Paintings
Wood
Bold geometric abstract board found in Texas. We have a collection of these boards from an anonymous artist. Painted on recycled cupboard doors, table tops, stool tops and bread boar...
Provincetown Folk Artist Peter Hunt Painted Covered Box
Provincetown Folk Artist Peter Hunt Painted Cov...
Mid-20th Century American More Folk Art
Wood
Folk artist peter hunt (1896-1967) after serving in WW1 lived briefly in Greenwich village. Moved to Provincetown with his parents. Enjoyed great success in the 1930s-1940s . This bo...
Vintage Bohemian White Macramé Hanging Table with Round Glass Top
Vintage Bohemian White Macramé Hanging Table wi...
Mid-20th Century American Bohemian End Tables
Glass, Cord
Incredible white cord macramé hanging table with round glass top. It is in wonderful age appropriate condition. That does not mean it is without flaws; however, they do not detract f...
Vintage Pair of Bohemian White Macramé Hanging Tables with Round Glass Tops
Vintage Pair of Bohemian White Macramé Hanging ...
Mid-20th Century American Bohemian End Tables
Glass, Cord
Beautiful pair of white cord macramé hanging tables with round glass tops. They are in wonderful age appropriate condition but not without minor flaws which do not take away from the...
Tramp Art Jewelry Box with Pincushion Top
Tramp Art Jewelry Box with Pincushion Top
Vintage 1940s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood, Mirror
A handcrafted dresser or jewelry box with hinged pincushion lid and applied, chip-carved decoration. The interior with framed mirror on underside of lid and papered in a purple and w...
Unusual Marquetry Tramp Art Lamp
Unusual Marquetry Tramp Art Lamp
Vintage 1930s American American Craftsman Table Lamps
A Tramp Art table lamp in the form of a fireplace with a wood marquetry base and mantel. The Chimney holds the light socket and is covered with small stone pebbles. Perfect for coun...
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Paintings
Wood
Bold geometric abstract board found in Texas. We have a collection of these boards from an anonymous artist. Painted on recycled cupboard doors, table tops, stool tops and bread boar...
Dino Martens Murano Artistic Blown Glass ‘Tree’ Blue Vase, circa 1950
Dino Martens Murano Artistic Blown Glass ‘Tree’...
Dino Martens
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Glass
Murano Glass
Dino Martens Murano artistic blown glass "Tree" blue vase, circa 1950.
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.
Folk Art Side Table
Vintage 1930s Tables
Wonderful Folk Art memory side table. Attached mirror top, great colors.
American Art Deco Figurative Soda-Jerk Folk Art...
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...
Mid-20th Century Folk Art Figure of the Tin Man...
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 coll...
Huge Ethnographic ExoticWood Carved Pair of Bag...
Mid-20th Century African Folk Art Animal Sculptures
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 carv...
Folk Art "Standing Man" Carved Tree Branch Scul...
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.
20th Century Outsider Art Portrait of an Americ...
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, ...
Fort Devens and Surrounding Countryside Illumin...
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Plywood
Vintage illuminating diorama of countryside small town, Fort Devens, Massachusetts and surrounding countryside. Appears to be a model of the early or original constructed fort. Fo...
Folk Art Ship from World War-II
Vintage 1940s Outsider and Self Taught Art
Folk Art Pacific Princess Ship made by sailors from World War-II Made with matches and other wood and paint.
Make do Stool
Vintage 1940s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood, Fabric
Muslin covered barrel trimmed in tape measure. Great little Folk Art piece that was used as giant pincushion and stool for home seamstress.
"God Bless America" Patriotic Piece of Folk Art
Vintage 1940s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Wonderful patriotic piece of Folk Art. Red, white and blue wall shelf featuring hand-carved eagle and painted stars and stripes.
Jig Saw Puzzle Shelf in the Style of Nicola L
Nicola L.
Vintage 1960s American Post-Modern Shelves
Plywood
Groovy cut-out laminate wood two-tier shelf, after Nicole L. This example shows some cosmetic wear including a white paint spot on the back bottom shelf, and one formed drip protrusi...
Outsider Artist Mixed Woods Chair Sculpture
Vintage 1960s American Chairs
Consisting of lighter and darker woods laminated together for strength and geometry, this handmade chair sculpture had to have been a work of art brut. Round seat back echoed in the ...
1940s Mexican Large Carved Wood Horse Sculpture
Vintage 1940s Mexican Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Monumental Mid-Century Mexican Folk Art whimsical hand-carved wood polychrome horse head sculpture. A very cool sculptural addition to your space. We are a private Estate Holding Co...
20th Century Block Print
Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood, Paint, Paper
20th century framed block print.
Extraordinary Tall Outsider Art Carved Root Scu...
Vintage 1960s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Substantial 72 inch x 78 inch hand-carved Folk Art wall sculpture. Comprised of a large tree root with attached additional roots and carved centre smiling face. Every square inch is ...
Weathered Two Sided Saloon Sign Topper
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Unknown Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
This life-sized character of a period bar tender was mounted outside on top of the saloons main sign. It's two sided with heads facing both ways. It's spent many years outside and ha...
Unique American Trench Art Combination Stirrup ...
Vintage 1940s American Machine Age Outsider and Self Taught Art
Aluminum, Brass, Leather
This beautifully designed Trench Art piece is some what of a conundrum. It is clearly Machine Age in its interpretation and the materials used, but its design is directly based on th...
English Art Deco Chrome-Plated Trench Art Five-...
Vintage 1940s English Art Deco Fireplace Tools and Chimney Pots
Chrome
This charming English Art Deco, chrome-plated, trench/outsider art small companion or fire-tool set is comprised of a two dimensional nude female figure with incised details on eithe...
Mended, Patched, Embroidered and Quilted Overalls
Vintage 1950s American More Folk Art
Cotton
Both pairs of heavily mended, patched and embroidered overalls have taken on a life of their own. They owners of these work pants were either very poor and/or very dedicated to their...
Unique "Fantasy Furniture" Etagere
Mid-20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Rustic West Virginian Fantasy Furniture etagere. Truly a unique addition to any collection, this West Virginian "Fantasy" etagere, by an anonymous craftsperson, makes a bold state...
Very Rare English Art Deco Outsider Art Watch S...
Norman Pett
Vintage 1940s British Art Deco Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
This very rare and relatively large art watch stand is probably an Outsider or Trench Art piece. It is in the form of a cut-out of Norman Pett's famous glamour-girl/pin-up, Jane who ...
Life Size Horse Model
Vintage 1950s American Primitive Sculptures
Full Size Sculptural Depiction of a Horse. Used in an "Theatrical" Production in Ohio during the 1950's. ( A Production of AIDA.......OKLAHOMA..... a mystery..???) The Horse is Co...
Folk Art Bank
Vintage 1930s Outsider and Self Taught Art
clever little folk art bank- put the coin on his head, push him and he rocks back and deposits the coin in the "cabin"
Fabric Collage Floor Screen by Rose Lautman
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Screens and Room Dividers
Rose Lautman, worked exclusively in fabric collage with a meticulous hand and a fine needle. Rose's artwork was exhibited in galleries primarily in Sarasota, Florida during the 19...
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