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Late 19th Century "House & Sign Painter" Trade Sign


Impressive and large trade sign advertising services for house and sign painting and wall paper hanging. Expertly painted with multi color letters and design. From Burke County, PA. Perfect subject matter for a 19th century American Folk Art trade sign.


  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. Some age cracks, but very solid. Areas of paint fading and loss. Sign is very graphic and readable. Please see images for accurate representation of condition. .
  • Wear
    Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 30 in. x W 192 in. x D 2 in.

    H 76.2 cm x W 487.68 cm x D 5.08 cm

  • Seller location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Reference number

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