Awesome sculptures whittled from more than 5,000 pieces of scrap wood…
This would look great in my office. Awesome sculptures whittled from more than 5,000 pieces of scrap wood…
Skinner Auction: 2744M 8/10/14 Lot: 710. Estimate $1,500-2,500. Sold for: $2,337. Description: Carved and Painted Folk Art Figural Group, America, probably c. 1930. Bald eagle with chip-carved feathers grasps in its talons a green-painted snake with black spots, the eagle perched atop a reeded swelled column with a carved bee, on gold-painted circular base, original paint, eagle with wear to bill, and loss to one wing. ht. 14, base dia. 5 1/2 in.
Alfredo Vilchis Roque: des ex-voto pas très catholiques
Thank you Virgin, for sending a pig to break my fall.
This figure represents one of the earliest of the rival daredevils who attempted going over Niagara Falls during the first decades of the twentieth century. White pine, carved and painted, iron bands, original painted decoration. The barrel stamped: "P,.P. + H. Palmer" (
Georg Baselitz 1994
Carved and painted bird on perch by Virginville Carver (Pennsylvania, late Nineteenth–early Twentieth Century), 9¼ inches high, estimated at $10/15,000. It sold for $35,550 to a phone bidder and the provenance lists Richard and Rosemarie Machmer.