Tag Archives: folk

Antique Folk Art Basket or Wall Hanging with Painted Birds

January 15, 2021

Handmade basket now a wall hanging woven in a herringbone pattern with a mysterious painting of two birds aged to perfection. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1920 DM: 22 D: 2 Ref: 5448

Oil Painting on Canvas of a Sixteenth Century Building by Dan Dunton

January 7, 2021

Architectural oil painting on canvas of Heydon Hall executed in a rustic naive style with contrived aging and presented in a maple frame. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1990 H: 19 W: 21 D: 1.5 … Continue reading

Vintage Hand Painted Haitian Game Board

December 24, 2020

Charming Haitian Game board crafted in wood and hand painted with parrots, ballet dancers, and the tree of life in a rustic naive style and signed by the artist J Michel. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Haiti … Continue reading

Oil Painting on Canvas of the Ebbeston Lodge by Dan Dunton

December 18, 2020

Architectural oil painting on canvas of the Ebbeston Lodge in the county of Yorkshire by Dan Dunton, executed in a rustic naive style and presented in a carved wood frame. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa … Continue reading

Oil Painting on Canvas of a Farm Scene by Dan Dunton

Transporting oil painting on canvas of a busy farm scene complete with animals and figures by Dan Dunton, executed in a 19th century rustic naive style and presented in a carved wood frame. Be sure to follow us on Instagram … Continue reading

Vintage Diorama of a Sailboat on a Lake

November 20, 2020

Charming diorama of a red sailboat on a choppy lake carved and painted on a wood panel in a naive folk style, presented in a wood frame decorated with anchors and titled Finnan Haddie. Be sure to follow us in … Continue reading

Set of Four African Tingatinga School Paintings on Board of Animals

November 2, 2020

Here we have a set of four whimsical paintings on masonite. One of a leopard and cub with birds and trees, indistinctly signed in the lower right, one of an elephant and two birds, indistinctly signed in the lower left, … Continue reading

Mid Century Mario Torres Palm Tree and Monkey Chandelier

July 30, 2020

Whimsical Mario Torres wicker chandelier with a palm leaf top, climbing monkey, and six lights with copper branches divided by palm leaves. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Mexico Circa 1974 H: 24 DM: 36 Ref: 5204

Vintage Model of a Steam Powered Boat or Launch

July 8, 2020

Handmade model of a launch realistically crafted in mahogany, painted on the outside, complete with a steam engine replica, striped awning and presented on a mahogany stand. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1960 H: 11.5 … Continue reading

Pair of Mid Century Copper Lizard Wall Sconces

March 26, 2020

Unusual pair of wall sconces with folky naive stylized lizard or gecko forms, crafted in hand hammered copper and having acquired a lush patina. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1970 H: 30 W: 17 D: … Continue reading

Whimsical Nautical Oil Painting on Canvas in the Style of Orville Bulman

January 9, 2020

Fanciful folky oil painting on canvas of a boat named “La Bonne Vie”, in the manner of Orville Bulman with animals, fruit baskets, and a glamorous woman at the bow, presented in a gilt faux bamboo wood frame. There is … Continue reading

Four Oil Paintings on Board of Chickens

December 31, 2019

Folky set of four oil paintings on wood boards depicting chickens and roosters of the French city of Rennes. Presented in wood frames and signed by the noted artist Marie Claude De Wilde. Be sure to follow us on Instagram … Continue reading

Unique Cylindrical Bar Cabinet

October 19, 2019

Adirondack bar clad in bark and cleverly highlighted with twigs and branches. Its two doors open to reveal storage, service areas, and wine rack. Best of a genre. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques U.S. Circa 1920 H: … Continue reading

Pair of Antique Moroccan Painted Cabinets or Stands

August 15, 2019

Enchanting pair of antique Moroccan stands decorated in a rustic folky style depicting classic geometric and floral designs. Featuring one drawer over an open fretwork cabinet door and turned ball feet. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Morocco … Continue reading

Antique Anglo Indian Ladle

April 18, 2019

Intriguing and rustic antique Indian ladle crafted from a coconut and decorated with hand carved stars, moons, animals, and a building and featuring a bone handle with a carved hand at the end. Be sure to follow us on Instagram … Continue reading

Three Charming Tortoise Shell Bellows

March 7, 2019

Here is a unique trio of functioning antique bellows crafted in wood leather and turtle or tortoise shells with a rustic form and beautiful aged patina. No household is complete without them. Priced individually. Larger tortoise shell: $2,200.00 (H: 5.5 … Continue reading

Wicker Mario Torres Rabbit

December 26, 2018

Mid century rabbit with an amusing fairy tale inspired presence. Constructed with wicker reed over a metal frame. Signed Mario Torres 1974 on a brass medallion. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Mexico Circa 1970 H: 32 W: … Continue reading

Pair of Anglo Indian Carved Wood Birds on Stands

October 17, 2018

Amusing pair of antique Anglo Indian birds with a folky charm that have been carved from indigenous hardwood and painted long ago, now with a rustic patina. Presented on custom stands. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques India … Continue reading

Pair of Porcelain Table Lamps by John Derian

August 9, 2018

Pair of vintage porcelain table lamps decorated with a delightful decoupage technique depicting birds, flowers and a scholastic style script reminiscent of early ornithological engravings. Signed John Derian on the bottoms. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques United … Continue reading

India Painting of a Hindu Temple

June 13, 2017

Painting on canvas of a Hindu temple with a charming naive style and vibrant colors reminiscent of Indian textiles. Signed in the lower right H Cole, and titled Pink Palace 1980. The artist was a world traveler, the painting was … Continue reading

Pair of Primitive Folky Oil Paintings on Board of Children by Karl Mann

May 17, 2017

By creating this line of naive, folky primitive paintings on board Karl Mann and associates captured the spirit and charm of this distinctly American style of portraits, and with tongue firmly in cheek brought a pleasing modern twist. $1,850.00 each … Continue reading

Robert Blanchard Gouache Painting on Paper Painted for the New Yorker Magazine

April 6, 2016

Here is a mid century gouache painting on paper painted for the New Yorker magazine depicting a light hearted look at the assorted lives of apartment dwellers and the disconnection behind the walls. Signed Blanchard in the lower right. One … Continue reading

Robert Blanchard Mid Century Oil Painting on Board Depicting an Artist’s Desk

April 5, 2016

Warm and inviting mid century oil painting on board with a peaceful approach to what must have been the artist’s humble slant front desk where he sketched. One of 6 Robert Blanchard paintings recently acquired in our inventory. Be sure … Continue reading

Robert Blanchard Oil Painting on Board Depicting an Artist’s Studio

April 4, 2016

You can see the influence of the French Impressionists in this mid century oil painting on board. These colors are so hot the painting wants to burst into flames. Than there is the painting in the painting in the painting … Continue reading

Fun and Folky Wicker Cat Table Lamps

March 30, 2016

Fun and folky wicker or reed table lamps in the shape of seated cats. These felines are crafted with an iron frame wrapped with wicker. Featuring matching reed shades and copper eyes. Signed on the bottom on a brass medallion … Continue reading

Folky Tin Painting by Lourvy

September 16, 2015

Charming Folky antique oil painting on tin of a young sailor and his dog sitting in his coastal abode showing off his model ships, Ocean related artifacts and memories. Perfectly unsophisticated, simple and honest art. England Circa 1870 Ref:3288 H:28 … Continue reading

18th C Dutch Bombe Chest in an Old Red Surface

February 28, 2014

A beautiful 18th C Dutch bombe chest with wonderful proportions, beautiful lines and a great painted surface. The color is a muted red, although a later paint, the artisan who painted this piece, was highly skilled, the depth and surface … Continue reading