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Handcrafted Italian Art Studio Large Stoneware Bowl Aqua Color
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Large 1960s Mid-Century Modern handcrafted large pottery platter. Hand-made stoneware decorative plate with classic sandy fat lava glaze. This ceramics were known to collectors as 'f...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

John Keal Sculpted Wall-Hanging Mirror for Brown Saltman
Located in Los Angeles, CA
John Keal sculpted wall-hanging mirror for Brown Saltman.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Mirror, Walnut

John Keal Wall-Hanging Sculpted Mirror for Brown Saltman
Located in Los Angeles, CA
John Keal wall-hanging sculpted mirror for Brown Saltman.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Mirror, Walnut

Otto and Gertrud Natzler Metallic Black Crystalline Glaze Vase with Paper Label
Located in Studio City, CA
A tall, darkly glazed work by famed pottery masters Otto and Gertrud Natzler. This large vase was hand thrown and formed by Gertrud and glazed by Otto with a darkly hued metallic bla...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Earthenware

Laura Andreson Signed Large Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Pottery Low Bowl, 1954
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully made and glazed large low bowl by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Gorgeous in its Mid-Century Modern design and glowing pale color. Signed and dated (1954) ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Sculpture of Hawk Perched Upon Tree
Located in Houston, TX
Sculpture of hawk perched upon tree, masterfully executed in concrete. Large scale and impressive, this evocative sculpture is suitable for display in both indoor and outdoor settings.
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French Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Concrete

Pepe Mendoza Set of 10 Pull Knobs
Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon
Pepe Mendoza Pull Knobs, as part of Mexican modernism we present this beautiful pieces made of brass and ceramic. include the 10 original screws.
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Brass

Laura Andreson Signed Large Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Pottery Bowl, 1953
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully made and pale glazed large bowl by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Gorgeous in its Mid-Century Modern design and glowing muted color. Signed and dated (1953...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Earthenware

Kai Kristiansen Model-165 Teak Wall Mirror for Aksel Kjersgaard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Kai Kristiansen Model-165 teak wall mirror for Aksel Kjersgaard.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Mirror, Teak

Vallauris Midcentury Ceramic Pottery Tray Dish in the Manner of Picasso, 1954
Located in Studio City, CA
An exquisitely made, wonderfully decorated, large, unique ceramic tray made in Vallauris, France during the peak of Vallauris studio ceramics. During this time (1954), many famous ar...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Laura Andreson Signed Red Glazed Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Pottery Bowl, 1951
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic, wonderfully glazed bowl by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Gorgeous in design and color featuring her highly coveted red glaze. Signed and dated (1951) on t...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Earthenware

Rare "Uncle Sam" 67" Tramp Art Buffet
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Uncle Sam Tramp Art buffet. The back is a curtain of stars, with Uncle Sam's stove top hat. The front comes to a corner, with an eagle head on both sides, flanked by stars; 44" W x 2...
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American American Craftsman Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Fewo "Bear on Pedal Scooter", Mechanical Tin Toy, 1950s
Located in Hamburg, DE
Little bear on mechanical scooter with clockwork from the toy company FEWO from the 1950s. The key is present and the scooter is fully functional. Through the handlebars is a change ...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Metal, Sheet Metal

Northern Thailand Teak Wood House Model
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-565 hand crafted teak Indonesian house model.
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Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Hardwood

Abstract Marble Figural Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-570 Hand carved abstract sculpture with both finished and rough cut areas.
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Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Marble

Mid-20th Century Papier Mache Bull Carnival Mask
Located in London, GB
Mid-20th century papier mache bull carnival mask We are proud to offer a quirky mid-20th century papier mache carnival bulls mask. Made from a canvas and heavy layered Papier Mache ...
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British Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Paper

Peter Voulkos Signed Mid-Century Modern Stoneware Pottery Vase, circa 1950s
Located in Studio City, CA
A fantastic early work (circa early 1950s) by Master Greek-American potter Peter Voulkos. Signed on base with incised signature by Voulkos. Voulkos is widely considered to be t...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Harrison Mcintosh Signed Mid-Century Modern Set of 6 Pottery Sake Liqueur Cups
Located in Studio City, CA
An exquisitely formed and deeply blue glazed set of six ceramic sake/ liqueur cups by renowned American West Coast Californian master ceramist Harrison McIntosh who was famed for his...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Children Rocking Wooden Toy
Located in Antwerp, BE
Very beautiful children's rocking chair in beech plywood minimalist craftsmanship the design of the rocking chair is essentially a nod to the shape of a swinging banana!
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Bentwood

Vintage French Fruit Drying Rack
Located in Houston, TX
Vintage French fruit drying rack, hand-crafted from poplar circa 1940-1959. Originally used to dry plums in the southwest of France, they now make an interesting garden pieces or dec...
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French Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Poplar

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper Signed Stamped Yellow Glazed Stoneware Bowl, circa 1950
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous mustard-yellow glazed stoneware bowl with manganese rim by famed European potters Lucie Rie & Hans Coper. The bowl is signed with each artist's impressed seals on the b...
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English Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Belgian Leather Ball Weight
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Whimsical leather ball weight from Beligium. Marked 2 KG. Saddle leather ball with strap for lifting. Good vintage condition. Wear to leather. Cool object for a home gym or office.
Category

Belgian Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Leather

Folk Art Hand Carved and Painted Yellow Parrot Sculpture On a Swing
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-526 hand carved and painted parrot on a swing. Supplied with 3 feet of wicker chain Dimensions are from top of swing to bottom of tail.
Category

Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Hardwood

Folk Art Hand Carved and Painted Green Parrot Sculpture on a Swing
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-527 hand carved parrot on a swing. Supplied with 3 feet of wicker chain Dimensions are from top of swing to bottom of tail.
Category

Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Hardwood

Folk Art Hand Carved and Painted Pair Red Parrots Sculptures on a Swing
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-528 pair hand carved and painted red parrots on a swing Supplied with 3 feet of wicker chain Dimensions are from top of swing to bottom of tail.
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Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Hardwood

Large Hand Carved Mexican General Folk Art Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-530 hand made and painted wood sculpture with movable arms. Hand sewn decorative uniform.
Category

Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Fabric, Hardwood

Doug Lafortune Sr. Salish Carved Wood and Abalone TOTEM Pole
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
72" TOTEM by Doug Lafortune. Salish TOTEM pole of a raven and beaver cedar TOTEM pole. Carved TOTEM pole with abalone and shell inlays. Carved. .72” x 9” x 10”. Period: 1953 Orig...
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American Native American Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cedar

Collection of Worldwide Traveler's Hand Carved Folk Art Masks
Located in Atlanta, GA
Collection of worldwide traveler's hand carved folk art masks, circa 1940s - 1970s, possibly earlier. We purchased the estate of an Atlanta Coca Cola executive, who traveled the worl...
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Balinese Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Large Scale Mexican Folk Art Ceramic Angel Vessel
Located in Atlanta, GA
Large scale Mexican Folk Art ceramic or stoneware angel vessel, Mexican, circa 1950s. We purchased the estate of an Atlanta Coca Cola executive, who traveled the world for her job du...
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Mexican Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Edward Wormley Dunbar End Side Table with Gertrud and Otto Natzler Ceramic Tiles
Located in Studio City, CA
This very rare and absolutely stunning Edward Wormley designed end/ occasional table for Dunbar Furniture for their "Janus" collection, circa 1956-1957 comes with inlaid, glazed tile...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wood, Ceramic

Custom Mounted Antique Child’s Colorful Metal Beach Shovel Display
Located in Stamford, CT
A collection of 14 antique metal children's toy beach shovels mounted to a pegged antique piece of board. Very graphic. Great for a summer or beach home. Light and easy to hang.  
Category

American Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Metal

Figurines by Dr. Harley Niblack
Located in South Charleston, WV
This grouping of 3 figurines and 9 sculpture head figures were obtained directly from Dr. Harley Niblack by the consignor's father (who was also a woodturner) in the late 1950's, ear...
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American Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wood

"Clown Playing Violin" Toy Japanese Wind-Up, Circa 1950's
Located in Incline Village, NV
Japanese wind-up toy known and marketed as "Happy The Violinist" marked with the logo "TPS" for Tokyo Plaything Shokai. The logo is further identified by three fingers across from th...
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Japanese Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Tin

Ken Price Early Hand Thrown Glazed Midcentury Ceramic Pottery Vase Vessel, 1956
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderful work by famed American/ California potter/ artist Ken Price. This an earlier work done while he was at USC in 1956. Signed and noted "USC 1956" on the underside of ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Antique Art New Vouge Sateen Fabric with Gold Accents
Located in Van Nuys, CA
Beautiful antique sateen is woven into stunning Art New Vouge style paisley design in red, green, purple, and brown with luminous gold accents. This fabric could be used for clot...
Category

American Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Satin

Otto and Gertrud Natzler Reduction Crystalline Glaze Bowl with Paper Label, 1954
Located in Studio City, CA
A masterful, rich work by famed potters Otto and Gertrud Natzler. This round-shaped footed bowl was delicately hand thrown and formed by Gertrud and glazed by Otto with a gorgeous da...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Earthenware

Vintage Mid Century Red Barkcloth with Tropical Palm Leaf Design
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. This vintage fabric is a rich, deep red featuring a tropical palm leaf design. This...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Vintage Mid Century Brown Frieze Fabric with Ornate Design
Located in Van Nuys, CA
Frieze is a coarse woolen plain weave cloth with a nap on one side. This frieze is a rich chocolate brown with an ornate and unique nap design. The manufacturer is unknown. This f...
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British Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Vintage Ikat Patterned Woman's Weave Wrapper Cloth in Indigo, Nigeria 1950's
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Nigeria, 1950's Ikat patterned Woman’s weave wrapper cloth from one of the Eastern Yoruba sub-groups or perhaps the Igarra. A handsome combination of indigo dyed handspun cotton a...
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Nigerian Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Textile, Cotton

Candle Holder, Folk Art
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Candle holder, Folk Art, when the candle is extinguished and closed, the figure is replaced and smoke comes out of the mouth. Carved wood, 1950. Measures: H: 15 cm, W: 12.5 cm, D: 6...
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European Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wood

Vintage Mid Century Yellow Barkcloth with Feather Print
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. This specific weave is a little looser than some. It features a lovely bright yellow s...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Wavy Green Striped Barkcloth with Tropical Banana Leaf Pattern
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful vintage mid century fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. The banana leaf and flower design with striking bright green, wavy...
Category

American Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Rare and Original Ceramic Bottle, Signed and Located in Vallauris, circa 1950/19
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Rare and original ceramic bottle, signed and located in Vallauris, circa 1950/1960.
Category

French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Laura Andreson Signed Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Glazed Pottery Vase
Located in Studio City, CA
A splendid wonderfully glazed and designed gem of a vase by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Signed on the base by Andreson. Would be a great addition to any midcentur...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Stoneware

Mezcal Ceramic Jar from Oaxaca, 1950's
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Black clay mezcal pot from San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca, circa 1960's. Lightly engraved "Pedro" on one side and "Porfirio" on the opposite side. Pedro Porfirio seems to have been a ...
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Mexican Country Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Ceramic

Moroccan African Zemmour Ethnic Textile Rug
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Moroccan nomadic African Tuareg rug, wool and cotton embroidered geometrical modernist designs and adorned with sequins, 22 ft Moroccan runner ethnic textile. Rare Moroccan...
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Moroccan Tribal Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wool, Cotton

Antique Hand Painted Paperboard Trumpet, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique hand painted paperboard trumpet. By unknown manufacturer from Spain, circa 1950. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautifu...
Category

Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Paper

Unusual Mesmerizing Hand Built Hypnotic Wheel, by Melvin Powers, 1951
Located in Buffalo, NY
Melvin Powers is considered the king of hypnosis in this country. His first self published book entitled hypnotism revealed is still in print and first published in 1949, He self pub...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Metal

Vintage Mid-Century Rust Colored Barkcloth with Gold Speckles
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. The manufacturer is unknown but this lovely orangish rust-colored vintage fabric has s...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

1950s Ditidaht TOTEM
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Ditidaht First Nation TOTEM by Rick Williams the brother of John T. Williams partnered with other Native carvers to create at tribute to John in the form of a 34' tall red cedar TOTE...
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Canadian Native American Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cedar

Vintage Mid Century Barkcloth with Abstract Woodland Design
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. The origin of the fabric company is unknown but it features a lovely mid-century abstr...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Vintage Mid-Century Green Barkcloth with Gold Speckles
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. The manufacturer is unknown but this vintage light green barkcloth is adorned with shi...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Navajo Rug, Pictorial Yei Weaving, circa 1950, Yellow, Black, White, Blue, Red
Located in Denver, CO
Vintage Navajo area rug, circa 1950s, Pictorial Weaving with seven Yei (Yeibichai) figures holding feathers. Hand-woven by a Navajo weaver in colors of yellow, black, white, blue and...
Category

American Native American Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Wool, Wool

Hand Printed Vintage Mid Century Barkcloth with Green Plaid Design, 7 yrds total
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This beautiful vintage fabric is a 100% cotton barkcloth. Barkcloth is a textured printed woven fabric. This fabric was made by Carioca and is white with two shades of green in an ab...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Cotton

Hobby Horse Ride On Pull Along Mobile Wheels Childs Toy Wood Leather Modern
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
- Unusual folk, hobby horse trainer on wheels - Exudes charm and character - Usable & robust in good working order - Great collector's piece also Measures: Height - 71cm Wid...
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British Folk Art Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Leather, Pine

Three Hand Carved Marble Folk Art Turtles
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-491 Three different colored hand carved marble turtles. Largest one 3.5 x 2 x 1.5".
Category

Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Marble

Old Vintage Aluminum Marquee Movie Theater Letters Spells "LAZY"
Located in Stamford, CT
Four vintage circa 1950's red aluminum marquee movie theater sign letters spelling out "LAZY" . Stamped and made by Wagner Sign Service Inc. Patent dates applied for. easy to mount...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Aluminum

SS United States Sign Notice and Information for Passengers
Located in Hingham, MA
Hefty enameled solid aluminum framed passenger safety and information sign from Passenger Stateroom 139 on the Main deck of the SS United States. Four glass paned windows. Lower ri...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Folk Art

Materials

Aluminum