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Antique French Boulangerie Letters Parisian Shop Sign Art
Located in Houston, TX
Truly a beautiful discovery during our recent travels, this is an antique set of Boulangerie large scale shop letters that once hung in a Parisian Boulangerie (where the baguettes of...
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Antique 19th Century French Signs

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Metal

Collection of Eight Antique Wooden Ceremonial Fraternal Masonic Painted Spears
Located in Stamford, CT
Collection of eight antique wooden ceremonial fraternal Masonic painted spears. Used in initiation ceremonies. Highly decorative spears. Measure between 70 to 78 inches in length. H
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Early 20th Century Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Navajo Carpet, Handmade Rug, Brown, Blue, Beige, Taupe Soft Red Color
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the four corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Early 20th Century American Native American Rugs

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Wool

African Tribal Fine Rare Antique Bamileke Bronze Head
Located in London, GB
A fine rare antique Bamileke bronze head A Bamileke bronze head attachment in the form of a royal mask Mounted on a display stand Cameroon 19th century or earlier Measures: Height 14...
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Antique 19th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art

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Wood

African Tribal Antique Zulu Headrest Neck Rest South Africa
Located in London, GB
A fine Zulu head rest South Africa, A fine large Zulu hard wood neck rest, This Zulu neck rest is carved from a single piece of very hard wood with two fluted legs on each size and...
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Antique Late 19th Century South African Tribal Art

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Wood

Large Antique Indo Burmese Carved Bracket Figure, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
A fine antique indo Burmese bracket figure of standing figure in Longhi on a traditional shaped pedestal surmounted by birds, probably from a palace Measures: Height 65 cm, width 1...
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Antique Late 19th Century Indian Tribal Art

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Bronze

Rare antique Mythological Animal Candle holders 18th Century interior design
Located in London, GB
A rare pair of South German brass candleholders superbly modeled as Gothic style mythological hounds with long curling tails tails and heads pointing upwards surmounted by candlehol...
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Antique 17th Century German Sculptures and Carvings

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Brass

Antique Papier Mâche Lion Head Basket on Antler Base, 1880
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A very rare antique paper basket. A lion head made of painted papier mâché mounted on a fallow deer antler base, Austria, circa 1880. Paper lable of the manufacturer Rudolf Brix on t...
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Black Forest More Folk Art

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Antler, Paper

Antique Black Forest Folk Art Alpine Gnome Dwarf Wooden Carved Mask, 1930s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Beautiful black forest Folk Art wood carved mask. This is a wonderful example of black forest carving. This can be used as a Wall decoration or as a wearable mask. Found at an estate...
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Vintage 1930s German Black Forest Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Small Antique Brass Ships Wheel Tabletop Cigar Cutter, circa 1920
Located in Stamford, CT
Small antique brass ships wheel tabletop cigar cutter circa 1920. Hinged base cover opens for disposing the cigar tips. This is part of the personal collection purchased directly, F...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Tobacco Accessories

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Brass

Antique Pictorial Deer Rug
Located in New York, NY
Marvelous Pictorial Russian Karabagh rug with a large sitting deer.
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20th Century Russian Folk Art Russian and Scandinavian Rugs

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Wool

Early Antique Andean Colonial Silver Sun Moon Tupu 18th-19th Century Bolivia
Located in London, GB
Antique Andean Colonial silver sun moon TUPU 18th-19th century, Bolivia. A early colonial sun silver moon Tupu. The Tupu is used for fastening a manta or shawl and comes for Pre Co...
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Antique Early 19th Century Bolivian More Folk Art

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Silver

Fine Large Antique Silver Coral Tribal Necklace Asian Antiques
Located in London, GB
Beautiful old Pashtun silver and coral marriage necklace from Afghanistan A long very finely made necklace of silver beads with finest quality antique red coral with ancient glas...
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Antique Late 19th Century Afghan Tribal Art

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Silver

Superb Antique Nepalese Temple Mask of Hanuman the Monkey God
Located in London, GB
Nepalese temple festival mask of Hanuman the Monkey God A superb very old temple/festival mask of Hanuman the monkey god The smiling monkey god with protruding snout large ears curli...
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Early 20th Century Nepalese Tribal Art

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Wood

Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Fine Greek icon of a saint A fine old Greek Icon on wood board dating from the 18th or early 19th century A very beautiful fine and captivating icon of Jesus, saints, worshipers an...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Greek Paintings

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Wood

  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
H 14.18 in. W 10.24 in. D 0.79 in.
Folk Art Antique Carved Wooden Horse
Located in Hopewell, NJ
19th century wooden rocking horse with rocking base removed. Made of wood, horse has a worn leather saddle and leather reins. Eyes are made of glass and horse hair tail. A wonderful ...
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Antique 19th Century North American Folk Art Toys

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Wood

  • Folk Art Antique Carved Wooden Horse
  • Folk Art Antique Carved Wooden Horse
  • Folk Art Antique Carved Wooden Horse
  • Folk Art Antique Carved Wooden Horse
H 29 in. W 39 in. D 11 in.
Hook Rug American Folk Art Antique Americana
Located in Wallkill, NY
This is a spectacular vintage American Folk Art hook rug. Great coloring on this treasure.   
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Antique 1890s American Primitive Rugs

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Wool

Carved and Painted Folk Art Antique Dutch Yoke
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A long shaped piece with scrolled ends in blue paint, decorated with relief carved rosettes and a male figure walking on the front. The top with scrolls and female face in the center...
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Antique Late 19th Century Dutch Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Folk Art / Antique Wooden Carp / Hearth Tools / Wooden Sculpture Object
Located in Sammushi, JP
We have an aesthetic sense peculiar to Japanese people. And we introduce the unique items that only we can do, the route of purchasing in Japan, the experience value so far, and the...
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Antique 19th Century Asian Edo More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Other

Silver Lady Woman Ex Voto religious Folk Art, Antique European, 1910s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A cute petite religious Ex Voto. I do not know what it is made of, thin and light filigree silver or silver plated metal. It is handmade, embossed and then welded. Given the delicacy...
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Early 20th Century German Art Nouveau Religious Items

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Silver Plate, Sheet Metal

Antique Folk Art Ornately Decorated Pyro Two Tiered Accent Table
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique Folk Art pyro decorated two tiered table is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in the United States in approximately 1900 in the period Folk Art style. The entire ...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Black Antique Danish Folk Art Tobacco, Tea Box with Sliding 'Door'
Located in Esbjerg, DK
This personalized tramp / Folk Art tobacco box has two Chambers. One for waste tobacco/tea and one for unused. It is made from repurposed wood from Old Danish cigar containers. It ha...
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Antique 1890s Danish Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Cane or Walking Stick with Burl Wood Handle
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art cane or walking stick is completely unmarked, but presumed to have been made in the United States in circa 1920 in the Folk Art style. The handle of the cane is a lacqu...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Cane or Walking Stick with Burl Wood Handle
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art cane or walking stick is completely unmarked, but presumed to have been made in the United States in circa 1920 in the Folk Art style. The handle of the cane is a lacqu...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Midcentury Era Folk Art Made Collection of Miniature Antique Farm Implements
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This framed collection of over two dozen handcrafted miniature antique farm implements are all unsigned, but presumed to have been made in Canada in circa 1969 in a Folk Art style. T...
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Mid-20th Century Canadian Folk Art More Folk Art

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Leather, Softwood

Antique Child's Folk Art Sleigh
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Handmade antique child's wood Folk Art sleigh.
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Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Toys

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Wood

  • Antique Child's Folk Art Sleigh
  • Antique Child's Folk Art Sleigh
  • Antique Child's Folk Art Sleigh
  • Antique Child's Folk Art Sleigh
H 9 in. W 13.50 in. D 32 in.
Important Antique Folk Art Carnival Figure of a Macaque
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A hollow finely carved wood macaque figure dressed as a human with short green hair, a blue jacket and yellow slacks. He stands and holds a walking stick in his left hand and crosses...
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Antique 19th Century Folk Art Carnival Art

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Hardwood

Antique Pennsylvania Folk Art Painted Iron Railroad Sign
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Rare and historical Folk Art iron railroad sign from a Pennsylvania Station. Of impressive size and very well crafted, with an incredible age patina, a Museum Quality piece of Americ...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Signs

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Iron

19th Century Antique Folk Art Horse Form Tricycle
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Antique Folk Art horse form tricycle with paint decoration having rustic iron frame, wood handles. Condition: One stirrup broken off and included, repair to front leg, flaking paint;...
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Antique 19th Century Folk Art Toys

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Collection of Six Rag Dolls, circa 1930s
Located in Peabody, MA
Collection of six folk art handmade dolls, all with very unique personalities. The largest (Raggedy Ann) measures 14" long, 8.5" wide, 2.5" thick. The smallest (the whiskered creatur...
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Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Toys

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Fabric

Antique Folk Art Carved Native American Chief Head Advertising Sign
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Antique Folk Art Carved Native American Chief Head Advertising Sign. Folk Art Indian Tobacco / Trade Sign. American, ca 1900´s, painted carved wood with metal hook. A folk art tobac...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs

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Wood

Antique Grandmothers Flower Garden Folk Art Quilt King Size Bedspread Blanket
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique hand crafted patchwork quilt featuring grandmothers flower garedn pattern and scalloped edges.  
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Quilts

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Cotton

Antique Primitive Americana Folk Art Stuffed Horse Pull Toy Platform Cart
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique primitive Americana black and white spotted stuffed horse wheeled pull toy. Mounted to a pine base. Measures: 16".  
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Early 20th Century Folk Art Toys

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Fabric, Pine

Large Antique Handcrafted Folk Art Sign ..MASONIC TEMPLE, Raised Letters
Located in Buffalo, NY
Large antique handcrafted Folk Art sign ..MASONIC TEMPLE,, Beautiful sign,, turn of the century,, Retains original finish,, patina,, modeled blue background,, raised letters.
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Vintage 1910s American Folk Art Signs

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Wood

Antique Painted Folk Art Chest of Drawers, C1900
Located in Trensacq, FR
Antique painted folk art chest of drawers C1900 Charming hand-painted Folk Art chest from Eastern Europe c1900 Highly decorative chest of 16 drawers, beautifully painted in a vi...
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Early 20th Century European Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Wood, Paint

  • Antique Painted Folk Art Chest of Drawers, C1900
  • Antique Painted Folk Art Chest of Drawers, C1900
  • Antique Painted Folk Art Chest of Drawers, C1900
  • Antique Painted Folk Art Chest of Drawers, C1900
H 19.39 in. W 31.01 in. D 13.59 in.
Antique Naïve Primitive Carved Wood Folk Art Treen Childs Toy Pull Along
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
Charming naïve hand-crafted child’s toy decorated with beautifully stylised carved animals in the form of birds and elephants. The birds pivot a little on their wooden dowels and the...
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Antique 19th Century Unknown Folk Art Toys

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Wood, Fruitwood, Oak

Antique & Unique Early 1900s Dutch Folk Art Scale Model Windmill w. Light Inside
Located in Lisse, NL
One of a kind and good size scale model of an 18th century Dutch windmill. With windmills being one of Holland's most famous landmarks one would think that you would find many antiq...
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Early 20th Century Dutch Folk Art Antiquities

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Metal, Zinc

Large Antique Carved Wood Folk Art Cat
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A seated cat looks outward with its tail curled around one leg. Carved overall in rough textured surface with square base. Measures: Height 19 1/2", base 7 1/2 x 7 1/2" Condition: ...
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Early 20th Century Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

  • Large Antique Carved Wood Folk Art Cat
  • Large Antique Carved Wood Folk Art Cat
  • Large Antique Carved Wood Folk Art Cat
  • Large Antique Carved Wood Folk Art Cat
H 19.5 in. W 7.5 in. D 7.5 in.
Antique Folk Art Hand- Painted Wooden Hindeloopen School Box, 1823
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Magnificent and rare Antique Folk Art school box. Striking Dutch design from 1823. Hand-painted in Hindeloopen style. Ultra rare with the image of the Dutch wind mill! Almost 200...
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Antique 1820s Dutch Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Pine

Antique Folk Art American Hooked Rug. Size: 4 ft 7 in x 7 ft 5 in
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful Folk Art antique American Hooked rug, country of origin: America, circa 1900 - Size: 4 ft 7 in x 7 ft 5 in (1.4 m x 2.26 m).
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Early 20th Century American American Colonial North and South American Rugs

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Wool

19th Century Eastern European Antique Folk Art Painted Chest
Located in Peabody, MA
A mid-19th century, Eastern European Folk Art painted chest. This Baltic pine coffer was likely decorated as a wedding chest and used to transport a bride’s precious linens, collecte...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Ukrainian Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Pine

Antique 19th Century Folk Art Bird Hunting Tool and Decoy
Located in Houston, TX
19th century French bird hunter's tool and decoy. This item was placed in the ground and wound up. The hunter would pull a string causing the head of the tool to rotate. With the ref...
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Antique 19th Century French Decoys

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Art Glass, Wood

Japanese Old Folk Art Thrust Hoe 1860s-1920s /Tools Wabisabi-Art Antique
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is an old Japanese folk tool. Probably from the Edo period. A tool for hitting thatched roofs. You can see that it has been used carefully. Love is poured. It's like a ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antiquities

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Cedar

Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
Circa 1940, We offer this Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design from Mexico.
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Vintage 1940s Mexican Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wool

  • Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design
  • Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design
  • Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design
  • Antique Mexica Blanket "Fish" Design
H 59.45 in. W 78.75 in. D 0.4 in.
Pair of Antique Handmade Water Bottles
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
Circa 1940, we offer this pair of antique handmade water bottles.
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Vintage 1940s Mexican Folk Art More Folk Art

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Glass

Antique Willow Water Baskets
Located in New York, NY
Antique Chinese willow water baskets with original cast iron hardware and sturdy wooden handle. With rounded bottoms. From Shanxi province, circa 1900. Priced individually. Only the...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Folk Art More Folk Art

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Willow

Antique English Painted Chest Of Drawers Dressing Table Scumbled Folk Art
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
A very decorative English pine dressing chest of three drawers with an attractive honey hue and contrasting ebonized knob handles, surmounted by a dressing-glass, which can be easy r...
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Antique Late 19th Century British Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Mirror, Pine, Paint

Antique Scandinavian Folk Art Carved Wooden Double Handled Pitcher
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique hand-carved wooden folk art pitcher is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in Scandinavia, likely Denmark, is approximately 1890 in a period Folk Art style. The pit...
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Antique Late 19th Century Danish Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Softwood

Antique Navajo Indian Rio Grande Blanket, Handmade Rug, Folk Art, Blue
Located in New York, NY
Rare find: Navajo Indian Rio Grande blanket, circa 1860, all homespun (handspun wool) with indigo dye and natural brown and white, 4' x 7'2" Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Navajo Rugs

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Wool

Antique Germany Chip Hand Carved Wall Cupboard Cabinet Tramp Folk Art 1880s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A petite German late 19th century Tramp Folk Art Wall Cupboard Cabinet. This petite Folk Art piece, circa 1880 comes from Germany and features a finely carved work with distressed Mi...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Mirror, Wood

Antique American Handpainted Wooden Barber Pole
Located in Hoogeveen, NL
Super rare and a real eye-catcher, this antique American Barberpole that used to hang on the facade of the barber. Imported by the previous owner from America. No less than 197 cm hi...
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Early 20th Century Central American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Box Casket Australien Aboriginal Oil Painting of a Lizard
Located in Munich, DE
This highly unusual wooden box is painted int he tradition of Australien Aboriginies. The box is made from blackened wood and painted with oil colors.  
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Vintage 1910s Australian Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
Located in Søborg, DK
A collection of 10 wrought iron eel forks from the 18th century. Extremely decorative and each one unique. Each one is a work of art. Sizes vary from 36 cm to 63 cm. Would look a...
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Antique 18th Century Danish Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wrought Iron

  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
H 24.81 in. W 7.88 in. D 0.4 in.
Folk Art Wood Carved Flower Butter Mold Antique, German, 1910s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic late early 20th century wooden butter mold, circa 1910. Made of hand carved wood. Found at an estate sale in Vienna, Austria.
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Vintage 1910s Austrian Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood

Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
Located in Søborg, DK
A collection of 10 wrought iron eel forks from the 18th century. Extremely decorative and each one unique. Each one is a work of art. Sizes vary from 36 cm to 63 cm. Would look amazi...
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Antique Early 18th Century Danish Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wrought Iron

  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
  • Collection of Antique Wrought Iron Eel Forks
H 24.81 in. W 7.88 in. D 0.4 in.
Antique Welsh Sampler with a Country House, Elizabeth Evans, 1851
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Lovely Welsh sampler with a country house. By Elizabeth Evans, 1851 Most appealing with having the wool work of the country house as a subject. Original frame The measurement giv...
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Antique 1850s Welsh Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wool

  • Antique Welsh Sampler with a Country House, Elizabeth Evans, 1851
  • Antique Welsh Sampler with a Country House, Elizabeth Evans, 1851
  • Antique Welsh Sampler with a Country House, Elizabeth Evans, 1851
  • Antique Welsh Sampler with a Country House, Elizabeth Evans, 1851
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Antique Pair of Charogh Ethnic Shoes from Turkey
Located in North Hollywood, CA
These Kurdish shoes are known as charoghs and were made in Khorasan province in north western Turkey. Made from a single piece of rawhide, this type of shoe is generally known as a m...
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Antique Late 19th Century Turkish Folk Art More Folk Art

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Leather

40 Antique & Vintage Assorted Artificial Fake Faux Wax Centerpiece Display Fruit
Located in Dayton, OH
Lot of 40 pieces of antique and vintage wax fruits, including apples, oranges, bananas, grapes, pears and peaches. Measures: Banana - 6.75” x 2” x 1.5” (Length x Width x Depth).    
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Early 20th Century Folk Art More Folk Art

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Composition

Antique Folk Art Papier Paper Mâché Mardi Gras Halloween Voodoo Costume Mask
Located in San Diego, CA
Very unique antique handmade folk art papier/paper mâché Mardi Gras/Halloween voodoo costume mask. The mask is handmade and painted by the artist. Signed "Michel" on the inside. Grea...
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Early 20th Century Masks

Materials

Paper

Antique Folk Art Papier Paper Mâché Mardi Gras Halloween Voodoo Costume Mask
Located in San Diego, CA
Very unique antique handmade Folk Art papier/papier mâché Mardi Gras/Halloween voodoo costume mask. The mask is handmade and painted by the artist. Signed "Michel" on the inside. Gre...
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Early 20th Century Masks

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Paper

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Folk Art Antique For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the folk art antique you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Each folk art antique for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, paper and fabric. There are 2356 variations of the antique or vintage folk art antique you’re looking for, while we also have 4 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect folk art antique — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. A folk art antique is a generally popular piece of furniture, but those created in Folk Art, Victorian and Industrial styles are sought with frequency. Many designers have produced at least one well-made folk art antique over the years, but those crafted by Mark Indursky, Native American Art and Sioux Indian Art are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Folk Art Antique?

The average selling price for a folk art antique at 1stDibs is $1,080, while they’re typically $29 on the low end and $60,000 for the highest priced.