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Circa 1900 Black Gray and White Burial Vault Cemetery Trade Sign Folk Art

$2,950

About

Graphic black, white and gray c. 1900 trade sign. Professional hand letters. Excellent typography. Quirky subject matter. American Gothic! There is reference to CM Sworm cemetery monument maker in the August 25, 1904 issue of the Dixon Evening Telegraph from Dixon, Illinois. Nice solid and substantial sign with quarter round frame. Great art piece!

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 38 in. (96.52 cm)Width: 62 in. (157.48 cm)Depth: 1.5 in. (3.81 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Solid structurally. Some paint loss and wear to letters. As expected for sign exposed to elements. Please see images and email with any questions.
  • Seller Location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU873418104042

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    Ships From: Palm Springs, CA
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