HERE IS A SUPERB. 1900s ANTIQUE HAND CHIP CARVED BY A POCKETKNIFE WOOD TRAMP FOLK ART JEWELLERY BOX , DEED BOX, CIGAR BOX OR SEWING BOX. THIS LARGE 40.3 CM OR 17″ LONG X 25 CM OR 10″WIDE X 8″ OR 20 CM HIGH BOX AND MADE FROM TIMBER OF A “OLD BURKE’S WHISKY CRATE IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION FOR ITS AGE. PLEASE VIEW THE PICTURES AS THEY ARE PART OF THE DESCRIPTION OR HAPPY TO ANSWER QUESTIONS THANK YOU. It was popular in the years between the 1870s to the 1940s. The artists used simple tools such as a pocketknife. To carve the wood and assemble mostly utilitarian objects. It was made around the world but it prospered in the United States. Examples can be found in every state. The most common forms were the box and the frame and although there were no rules or patterns to lend commonality in the artists work there were objects made in every conceivable shape and size including full sized furniture and objects of whimsy. There were countless men, some women, and even children who historically constructed tramp art. Tramp art was mostly made in home based settings and by men who were factory workers, farmers, and laboured in just about every conceivable occupation. The item “1900s ANTIQUE HAND CARVED WOOD TRAMP FOLK ART JEWELLERY, CIGAR, VINTAGE SEWING BOX” is in sale since Sunday, October 13, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware”. The seller is “aussieboy2004″ and is located in BEXLEY,SYDNEY. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Era: 1900s