Ernest Browning Smith Oil On Canvas High Sierras Landscape P856

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Though he sought training later in life, Ernest Smith was essentially self taught. This gives all his work the power of the outsider artist, which never deserted him, in spite of his technical skill. Whether his work is classifiable as folk art or fine art is a very fine point indeed: his importance as a ...

Shooting Gallery Target Pig In A Barrel Automaton A690

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Head nodding and tail wagging when you plug it in. "Pork barrel", of course! (Smacks head.) No wonder it was a target in a shooting gallery! The actual target was mounted on its upstage side. Snout to tail: 24", and 14" tall and 11" wide. Price on request. The term pork barrel politics usually refers to spending which is ...

Wini Myers Rodeo Boys Practicing Steer Riding Oil On Canvas c 1950 P801

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Outsider art is absolutely one of our favorite things and Wini Myer's painting of these rodeo boys is a real winner. She knows her subject and treats it with affection. The scene is lively, even crowded, honest, direct, and closely observed. Steer riding is the training ground for future bull-riders: these are tough kids. Framed 36.5" ...

Folk Art Rocking Chair fashioned from Metal Farm-Horse Hames and Wrought Iron F1006

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Folktacular piece! Witty and graceful at the same time. A rocker that truly rocks. And what is a hame you ask? A curved metal piece, one of a pair, laying on the collar of a horse harness taking the pull from the traces. The vanished America. Still who we are. Price on request.  

The Golden California Show October 12th, 13th at the Glendale Civic Auditorium

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Its that time of year again for the fabulous Golden California Show held annually at the Glendale Civic Auditorium October 12th 10 am - 6 pm and October 13th 10- 4pm. We have reserved some very special pieces for the show this year and I know our vendors have too. Below you will find some ...