American Art Metal Works Deco Metal Push Button Mount 1930s A1070


A really fantastic push button plate mount. Beautiful enough to spend its life idly as a work of art. Price on request. The Art Metal Works 1903 Art Metal Works Advertisement The Ronson lighter company started as The Art Metal Works in 1897 and was incorporated on July 20, 1898, by Max Hecht, Louis V. Aronson and Leopold Herzig, ...

H. S. “Andy” Anderson Carved Wooden Trunk SOLD F1374


Legendary wood-carver and folk-artist Andy Anderson fashioned this utterly beguiling  trunk. Speaks to one's inner pirate. Not just a treasure chest, but a treasure in itself. A craft masterpiece. Revealed by his celebrated figures and portraits in wood as one of America's great story-tellers, one is not surprised to find his narrative gift extended to this piece of utilitarian ...

Sam Hyde Harris From the Vault exhibit March 20th-April 31st


Please Join us March 20th 5-10pm for the opening reception of Sam Hyde Harris from the Vault. Select works never before seen from the Estate as well as Some very special pieces from the Utah exhibit . This will be the First time many of these will be publicly shown as well as available for ...

Tramp Art Frame SOLD A646


Here it is, early up-cycling.  Very early. This piece is truly a wonder, dizzying in its detail, almost crystalline in its formation. We also dig what's in the frame at the moment. Frame measures 14" x 17" x 3 1/2" deep. Price on request. Tramp Art was art made in the United States from discarded materials, especially cigar ...

S. Bent & Bros Windsor-Backed Swivel Task Stool F911


A classic oak piece from S. Bent and Brothers, one of the leading manufacturers in Gardner Mass., once the chair-making capital of the world. This chair shows you why. Stool measures: Seat height 26.5", total height 44", seat diameter 17", footprint diameter 18" Dating from about 1805, Gardner became a center for lumber and furniture industries. Gardner is ...

Naval Aviator Insignia by the American Bronze Crafters A619


A superb cast aluminum Naval Aviator collectable, measuring 23" wide x 7" tall. The Naval Aviator insignia is a warfare qualification of the United States military that is awarded to those aviators of the United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard who have qualified as Naval Aviators upon successful completion of flight school. Call for pricing.  

Spanish Pottery & Tile: Bird About To Be Clubbed by a Man Tile Ashtray A056


Another great tile from the Spanish Pottery & Tile Company, depicting a man and a bird, such as can be seen at the legendary Scotty's Castle in Death Valley. The motif of this tile ashtray is one actually found at the Castle. Call for pricing.

D & M Tile Company Pair of Tiles CA171


Beautiful pair of D & M Tiles with wonderful blues, oranges, yellows and turquoise colors. The D & M Tile Company (1928-1939) did not survive the passing of its founder and animating spirit, the English ceramist John Davies, though its formulas and designs were acquired by Harry Hicks for his Hispano-Moresque tile works. In the years ...

Spanish Pottery & Tile Desert Scene Tile Top Table F275


Spanish Pottery & Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA 1920-1930.  Folk art tile top table "Desert Scene". Pretty nifty piece from my own collection. Tiles are Spanish Pottery and tile pavers. Better known for there tile installations at Scotty's Castle in Death Valley. These tiles continue on their tradition of rustic terra cotta with a heavy vivid ...