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Folk Art Gilded Window from Sign Painters Storefront
Folk Art Gilded Window from Sign Painters Storefro...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Glass
Truly a dying art, the local sign painter has become a thing of the past. This fantastic framed window was an advertisement that hung in a sign painters shop. The large letters are gold...
Set of Three Folk Art Straight Edge Razor Trade Signs

Set of Three Folk Art Straight Edge Razor Trade Si...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Three whimsical American folk carved wood art trade signs in the form of straight edge razors. Used by barbers as interior advertisements. Two have painted black handles, all open and c...
Vintage Circus Carnival Advertising Elephant Head
Vintage Circus Carnival Advertising Elephant Head
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Fiberglass, Paint
Vintage circus advertising elephant. Used by NYS regional circus. Canvas flags extended from the ear slots advertising featured shows. Fiberglass, paint. Size: 51.5" H x 25" W x 31" D, ...
American Wood Barber Pole, circa 1900-1910

American Wood Barber Pole, circa 1900-1910
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Early turn of the century American hand-painted in red, white and blue, wood barber pole. Light coat of varnish to pole.
Vintage Americana Mid-Century Neon Barber Shop Sign
Vintage Americana Mid-Century Neon Barber Shop Sig...
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Metal, Paint
Fantastic 13.5 foot long Mid-Century vintage neon barber shop sign. Total statement piece. Unusual three dimensional channel letters. Many layers of red, white and blue paint surface an...
1900s IOOF Odd Fellows All Seeing Eye Light Up Glass Sign
1900s IOOF Odd Fellows All Seeing Eye Light Up Gla...
Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Signs
Glass, Wood
1900s IOOF Odd Fellows All Seeing Eye light up glass sign. Original East Lake wood box. It works.
Early 1900's Double Sided Light Up HOTEL Sign

Early 1900's Double Sided Light Up HOTEL Sign
Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Signs
Metal, Milk Glass, Wood
Early 1900s double-sided light up HOTEL sign with milk glass letters. Rewired and in working condition. Original paint.
Set of Temperance Day Sheet Metal Road Signs, circ...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Sheet Metal
Created by the Seventh-Day Adventists church in 1951 for their October 27th, 1951 Temperance Day "Weapons and Warfare" Campaign against alcohol consumption in the United States. The Cam...
Cast Iron Railroad DERAIL Sign, Early 20th Century
Cast Iron Railroad DERAIL Sign, Early 20th Century...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Iron
Very thick cast iron DERAIL sign, early 20th century American railroad. Great original yellow and black paint. Two holes for easy mounting. This sign is quite heavy.
1930s Hand-Painted Wood Sign

1930s Hand-Painted Wood Sign
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
1930s hand-painted wood sign "Please Do Not Talk To Employees While Working".
Mid-20th Century "Tasty Eating Rabbits" Bugs Bunny Folk Art Trade Sign
Mid-20th Century "Tasty Eating Rabbits" Bugs Bunny...
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
A mid-20th century folky trade sign that is very much to the point! With a painted - Tasty Eating Rabbits: Fresh Dressed or Frozen - and a stylized Bugs Bunny character pointing. ...
Fish Shop Trade Sign

Fish Shop Trade Sign
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Early 2000s American Folk Art Signs
Tin
Unusual large sturgeon sign made from tin cans for Slick 50 resin engine coating joined together and cut for mouth, tail and fins with bobber hanging from mouth. Northern Mid-West.
Early Carnival Midway Sideshow or Circus Prop Sign...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Great early vintage, circa 1920s sideshow or circus prop sign. Egyptian mummy shipping crate. Very graphic and quite possibly one of a kind. Found in the southern United States.
Early 20th Century Wood & Iron Hand-Painted Trade Sign
Early 20th Century Wood & Iron Hand-Painted Trade ...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Fantastic early 20th century trade sign hand-painted for meat market by professional sign maker. Wood and iron construction with original painted surface. Great original iron strap hang...
Primitive African Barber Shop Art

Primitive African Barber Shop Art
Late 20th Century African Folk Art Signs
Wood
This Primitive sign appears to be from Africa, where there is a long history of hand-painted barber shop signs. This would have been used to advertise the various types of haircuts on o...
Nigerian Vintage Metal Folk Art Advertising Platte...
Mid-20th Century Nigerian Folk Art Signs
Metal
Nigerian metal vintage advertising platter plaque. Great African Folk Art advertising from Niger. Round large metal plate in red and white, green and yellow primary colors with a desi...
Folk Art, Americana Fishing Sign Wooden Carved
Folk Art, Americana Fishing Sign Wooden Carved
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Very nice Folk Art fishing sign. Maybe bait or tackle sign. Would look great in any fishing lodge. Perfect for any fly fishing fan.
Large 19th Century Apothecary Trade Sign

Large 19th Century Apothecary Trade Sign
Antique 19th Century Folk Art Signs
Nickel, Tin, Zinc, Paint
19th century apothecary trade sign in the form of a mortar and pestle in full round tin, finished in grey sand paint with word 'drugs' in black on the diagonal, central hanging loop, ni...
New Hampshire Gazette Trade Sign

New Hampshire Gazette Trade Sign
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood, Paint
The New Hampshire Gazette is a non-profit, alternative, bi-weekly newspaper published in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Its editors claim that the paper, published on-and-off in one form or...
Antique Hand Gold Leafed "The Artistic Hair Cutter" Sign
Antique Hand Gold Leafed "The Artistic Hair Cutter...
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Antique hand gold leafed "The Artistic Hair Cutter" sign. Original condition.
New York City Fashion Trade Sign

New York City Fashion Trade Sign
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Tin, Wood, Paint
Early 20th century Manhattan trade sign for "Gowns" at 57 East 56th Street, New York, NY. Double-sided signage in painted tin, framed in wood. Wear to one side of sign.
1950 Metal Automobile Repair Signs

1950 Metal Automobile Repair Signs
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Metal
Nice set of three large signs in first surface on metal with wood frame. This set fond in the PNW show some signs of age, however are in excellent condition.
1800s Americana Advertising Masons Wood Blacking Box

1800s Americana Advertising Masons Wood Blacking B...
Antique 1890s American Folk Art Signs
Wood, Paper
Great Americana advertising wood box Folk Art Memorabilia. Graphic lithograph signage on a beautifully aged wood box that was made to hold shoe polish. 1800s Mason's blacking shoe poli...
Unusual Hand-carved Mid Century 46" Trade Sign of...
Alan Buonaiuto
Vintage 1980s American Outsider Art Signs
A happy looking Puffin trade sign carved in Maine in the mid 1980's. The beautifully crafted hand chiseled surface and bright blue painted background give this happy puffin great chara...
Blue Neon Eagle Folk Art Wall Sculpture
Blue Neon Eagle Folk Art Wall Sculpture
21st Century and Contemporary American Folk Art Signs
Aluminum, Blown Glass, Lucite
Folk Art neon sign of an eagle rendered in blue neon incased in an aluminum frame with a Lucite cover.
American Folk Art Wood and Iron Compass trade Sign, Large-Scale

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American Folk Art Wood and Iron Compass trade Sign...
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Antique wood and iron compass. An early model of a handmade tool in working condition with a rich patina. This would have been used as an interior advertising trade sign for a compass m...
Vintage Southern California Roller Rink Roller Ska...
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Sheet Metal
Vintage roller skate sign from southern California rollerskating rink. Great as is or could be rehabilitated into a fantastic neon sign. Could be split in two and turned into two signs....
Unusual Decorative Signage

Unusual Decorative Signage
Antique Late 19th Century French Folk Art Signs
Iron, Tôle
Unusual, decorative signage: "curiosités" - 19th century French painted tole shop sign.
1930s Hand-Painted Double-Sided Sign "Red Goose Shoes"
1930s Hand-Painted Double-Sided Sign "Red Goose Sh...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Metal
1930s hand-painted double sided sign "Red Goose Shoes". Original condition.
Late 19th Century Signboard of a Blacksmith

Late 19th Century Signboard of a Blacksmith
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century German Folk Art Signs
Metal
A super awesome antique signboard of a blacksmith with the text "huf & wagenschmiede Jakob Lambrecht", which dates back to the end of the 19th century of Germany. It has a beautiful pat...
Victorian Era Men's Clothing Store Sign
Victorian Era Men's Clothing Store Sign
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Three dimensional wood sign from Victorian era men's clothing store. Fantastic original paint surface. Faded gold letters and numbers on a faded cobalt background.
Early 20th Century Double-Sided Iron Nautical Trad...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Iron
Early 20th century double-sided sheet iron, cast iron, hand-painted trade sign with hand-forged hooks. Great hand-painted "The Norfolk" featuring a painted crest and battle ship. Hangs ...
1920 Original Metal Painted Folk Art Candy Sign

1920 Original Metal Painted Folk Art Candy Sign
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Tin, Wood
Original painted candy sign, with great textured paint on tin with wood frame. Recently acquired from a Private collection in Chicago.
Railroad Station 'Baggage' Sign, circa 1900
Railroad Station 'Baggage' Sign, circa 1900
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
A wonderful, double-sided turn of the century hanging railroad station sign. Original black and yellow paint. The perfect gift for your analyst.
Robins Egg Blue  American Trade Sign

Robins Egg Blue American Trade Sign
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Sheet Metal, Wood
Great and substantial wood and sheet metal sign. Fantastic original alligatored paint surface. Perfect Oyster white background with Robins egg blue hand lettering on a double sided sign...
Vintage Cast Iron Optical Shop Trade Sign
Vintage Cast Iron Optical Shop Trade Sign
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Iron
Three dimensional cast iron trade sign for optician or optical shop. Sign was a flange wall mount sign.
Late 19th Century "House & Sign Painter" Trade Sign
Late 19th Century "House & Sign Painter" Trade Sig...
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
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. Per...
Late 19th Century Wood and Iron Trade Sign
Late 19th Century Wood and Iron Trade Sign
Antique 1890s North American Folk Art Signs
Iron, Wood
The best subject matter! Late 19th century handpainted American trade sign. Very heavy wood construction with iron strapping. This sign is double sided. One side was exposed to the elem...
Vintage “Ladies and Escorts Pub” Sign

Vintage “Ladies and Escorts Pub” Sign
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Masonite
This is a vintage crest shaped pub sign that reads "Ladies and Escorts Pub". Hand-painted on Masonite.
Pop Art Style Miller High Life Metal Trade Signs
Pop Art Style Miller High Life Metal Trade Signs
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Sheet Metal
These large Miller High Life trade signs make quite a statement hung on a Stark white wall. Superb example of American pop art advertising. The champagne of beer! Miller High Life hit t...
Iron Perpetual Motion Folk Art Texas Zoo
Iron Perpetual Motion Folk Art Texas Zoo
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Iron
This black and white painted iron perpetual motion object was said to have been used to market the zebra exhibition at the San Antonio Zoo. The zebras gallop as the pendulum swings. Ver...
Mid-Century Motorola Television Lighted Trade or S...
Mid-20th Century Folk Art Signs
Fantastic Mid-Century time capsule Motorola TV trade advertising display. Three hand-painted fabric-covered sections form entire display. Mid-Century advertising at its best: "Motorola ...
1940s American Carnival Midway "Roller Racer" Sign
1940s American Carnival Midway "Roller Racer" Sign...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Iron, Composition
1950s carnival midway hand-painted roller racer sign. Holes were most likely for light bulbs. This sign no longer has any electrical attached. Solid iron frame on the back. Original pai...
Central California Farm Stand Hand-Painted Strawbe...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Graphic 10 feet long vintage original red and yellow hand-painted farm stand sign from Central California farm country. Made from three pieces of wood. Two eye hook hangers on top of si...
New York City Chinatown Trade Sign

New York City Chinatown Trade Sign
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Signs
Iron, Wood
Double-sided "Forbidden City" trade sign found in Chinatown in New York City. Signed by Fox Signs. Hand-painted with some foil lettering. Please note first two images are of each side.
Large 1920's Double Sided Pointing Finger Directional Sign
Large 1920's Double Sided Pointing Finger Directio...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Signs
Iron, Wood
Large 1920's Double Sided Pointing Finger Directional Sign
American Folk Art Tailor Trade Sign of Giant Scissors

American Folk Art Tailor Trade Sign of Giant Sciss...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Signs
Metal, Wood, Paint
American Folk Art Tailor Trade Sign of Giant Scissors, NYC, Circa 1925 Of carved wood and metal central hinge.
Oversize 3D Vintage Folk Art Object Tool Trade Sig...
Unknown
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Sculptural 1940s era handmade 3D Folk Art oversize tool or clothespin trade sign. Constructed of wood with matching silver and yellow painted surfaces to both sides. As found with warm ...
1800s Folk Art Hand Stenciled Advertising Cabinet/Trunk
1800s Folk Art Hand Stenciled Advertising Cabinet/...
Antique Early 1800s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
1800s Folk Art hand stenciled advertising cabinet/trunk.
Oversized 1950s Hand-Painted Advertising Sign for Olympia Beer
Oversized 1950s Hand-Painted Advertising Sign for ...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Oversized 1950s hand-painted advertising sign for Olympia Beer.
Wonderful Vintage Hand-Painted Fresh Milk Sign
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Authentic old fresh milk sign with great chippy original paint and three dimensional design. Dates from the 1800s.
Vintage Enamel and Porcelain ‘STORE’ Trade Sign
Vintage Enamel and Porcelain ‘STORE’ Trade Sign...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Signs
Iron
Graphic red, white and blue "STORE" sign, early 20th century American porcelain and enamel trade sign.
Late 19th Century American Trade Sign
Late 19th Century American Trade Sign
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Signs
Wood
Late 19th century original sand and paint surface "JOHN" sign.
Folk Art Giant Scissors Industrial Store Display Sign, France, circa 1950s
Folk Art Giant Scissors Industrial Store Display S...
Mid-20th Century French Folk Art Signs
Chrome
Curious French Folk Art Industrial metal store display sign. Featuring a gigantic scissors, probably a barber or hair salon ad. sign or maybe used as a trade sign for a tailor shop or a...
Mid-Century Lighted Barber Sign

Mid-Century Lighted Barber Sign
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Sheet Metal
Fun vintage flashing lighted barbershop sign. Great original red white and blue paint surface. Found in the midwest.
1920s Eastern Star Masonic Illuminated Reverse Pai...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Signs
Tin
Rare tin sign with a reverse painting on glass ritual star for the Eastern Star of the Masonic Temple. I believe the sign dates from the 1920s. Comprised of 14 separate compartmented ba...
Antique French Swiss Cow's Milk Advertising Sign
Antique French Swiss Cow's Milk Advertising Sign
20th Century Swiss Folk Art Signs
Metal
Antique French Swiss cow's milk metal advertising Folk Art sign. Colorful sign with a red background and bright white letters. Whimsical images of young cow, boy, and a pig drinking fro...
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Anonymous Abstract Geometric Painted Board
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Signs
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 boards....