Bolivian 19th Century Carved and Gilded Door Lintel Frieze A738


Folk carving at a very high level, wonderfully carved, painted and gilded over gesso. We have two (the other being A737) if you have a pair of a doors. There is nowhere in the house it won't be spectacular. Stamped with the official Bolivian cultural certification. 46" wide,  17' tall and 4" deep. Price on request.

Marboro Lamp Company 1940s Folk Art Rooster Lamp L523


A really superb Marboro lamp, absolutely top of the line interior decoration of the period, flamboyant, folk inflected, knock-yer-eyes-out. A total wow. And it's big: 48" tall, 26" wide and 13" deep. Price on request. The Marbro Lamp Company was acquired by Morris Markoff and his brother soon after the end of World War II. Their small ...

Wine Barrel Bar Stools Set of Four F1094


Convivial, playful, ideal for a den, or a tasting room (if you're a complete oenophile), these probably date from the 1950-60s. Tufted leather seats, the barrels emblazoned with the appellation and coat of arms of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. What could be more fun?. Price on request. Châteauneuf-du-Pape is a French wine Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) located around the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape ...

Ernest Browning Smith Oil On Canvas High Sierras Landscape P856


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


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


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


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


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 ...