Portfolio: Folk Art

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Title Artist Medium & Support Creation Date
Silhouette of Unknown Boy     hollow-cut silhouette on woven paper with black card below  ca. 1800 
Head of a Woman     hollow-cut white paper with black fabric backing and ink embellishment with a yellow paper mat  ca. 1840 
Head of a Man     hollow-cut white paper with black fabric backing and ink embellishment (yellow mat now missing)  ca. 1840 
Head of a Woman     cut black paper on white paper  19th century 
Head of a Man     cut black paper on white paper  19th century 
Portrait of a Gentleman (Oliver Hazard Perry?)     watercolor, ink, and gold leaf  ca. 1820 
Head of Young Man     white hollow-cut sihouette placed on black fabric backing  19th century 
Head of a Woman     white paper hollow-cut and mounted on black paper  ca. 1830 
Head of a Woman     white paper hollow-cut sihouette mounted on black paper  ca. 1830 
Silhouette of Gentleman - James Mitchell     hollow-cut silhouette with black card below  ca. 1800 
Woman with Bonnet     pencil, watercolor, and ink on paper  19th century 
Figure of Henry B. Stebbins, aged 23     white paper hollow-cut sihouette on black backing with pencil embellishment  ca. 1830 
Portrait of Priscilla Winder     paint on wood  ca. 1790 - 1810 
Double Portrait: Man and Woman     watercolor, ink, and pencil on paper  ca. 1830 - 1840 
Fragment of Fraktur     watercolor and ink on paper  1831 
Male Mallard Duck     carved and painted wood  19th century 
Female Mallard Duck     carved and painted wood  19th century 
Earthenware Bank     wheel-thrown clay with rust-colored glaze  1851 
Fulvous Tree Duck Decoy     carved and painted wooden block, twig, licken, and metal nails  late 19th century 
Toleware Pitcher     metal and paint  19th century 
Chalkware Rabbit     molded plaster cast with paint  19th century 
Female Broadbill Duck Decoy     painted wood  late 19th century - early 20th century 
Red-breasted Merganser Duck Decoy     painted wood, leather crest  ca. 1900 - 1920 
Male Mallard Duck Decoy     painted wood with glass eyes  late 19th century - early 20th century 
Woman in a Blue Dress     watercolor on paper  ca. 1835 
American Flag Shield     tin with paint  19th century 
Banner or Drapery of the Grand Army of the Republic     white on blue woven fabric (muslin?) with pencil details  ca. 1860 
Decoy of a Canada Goose     painted sheet iron  ca. 1900 - 1930 
Weathervane with Figure of the Archangel Gabriel     Sheet iron, painted  ca. 1850 - 1875 
Weathervane with Figure of a Mermaid     painted sheet iron  ca. 1850 - 1875 
Carnival Target Rooster     iron on painted wooden stand  ca. 1900 
Weathervane of an Eagle Standing on an Orb     copper  probably ca. 1870 
Decoy of Great Blue Heron     painted sheet iron  ca. 1880 - 1890 
John Hubleis of Berks Co., PA     white paper hollow-cut mounted on black fabric with watercolor and ink embellishment  ca. 1800 - 1830 
Liberty Weathervane with Spear and Sphere     copper and cast zinc  ca. 1850 - 1890 
Weathervane with Figure of a Steer     copper  ca. 1870 - 1890 
Rebekah Hubleis of Berks County, PA     white paper hollow-cut on black fabric backing, with watercolor and ink embellishment  1826 
Plantation Scene     embroidery on silk or satin  ca. 1840 - 1850 
Portrait of a Gentleman     watercolor, ink and pencil on paper  ca. 1830 - 1840 
Portrait of a Gentlewoman     watercolor, ink and pencil on paper  ca. 1830 - 1840 
The Pease Family Children     oil on canvas  ca. 1840 - 1850 
Profile of Man and Woman   Bascom, Ruth Henshaw   pencil on paper  ca. 1840 
Lesser Yellowlegs Decoy   Cole, E. C.   painted wood on stained wooden base  19th century 
Funeral Procession at Night   Damitz, Ernst   watercolor  ca. 1855 
Woman in Green Dress with Flower   Davis, J. A.   watercolor on paper  ca. 1838 
Woman of the Arnold Family   Davis, J. A.   watercolor on paper  1844 
Indian Whirligig   Dunbar, William   painted wood with single metal pin  ca. 1850 - 1900 
Short Horn Jersey Cow Weathervane   J. W. Fiske Co.   hammered copper with gilding  ca. 1880 - 1890 
Portrait of a Gentleman   Jenk, R. W.   pencil and watercolor on white paper  19th century 
Small Girl with Flower   Maentel, Jacob   watercolor on paper  ca. 1815 
Sampler   Saederson, Elizabeth   thread on burlap  1790; additions 1830 
Merganser Duck Decoy   Tuveson Manufacturing Co.   wood, canvas, paint  ca. 1927 
Head of a Gentleman   Unknown Artist   white hollow-cut silhouette on black mat  ca. 1900 - 1950 
Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   painted cast iron  ca. 1860 
Lumbermen’s Insurance Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   painted cast iron  ca. 1870 
Mutual Assurance Company Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   painted cast iron  ca. 1820 
United Firemen's Insurance Co. Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   painted cast iron  1860 
Insignia of the US Army Quartermaster Corps   Unknown Artist   painted iron  18th century - 19th century 
Mutual Assurance Company Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   painted wood and lead, iron nails  ca. 1875 
Philadelphia Contributionship Fire Mark   Unknown Artist   cast lead, wood, iron screws  ca. 1760 
Head of a Gentleman   Unknown Artist   white hollow-cut silhouette on black ribbed paper or grosgrain base; original papier-mache frame with convex glass and acorn hinge  ca. 1810 
Weather Vane of a Dog   Unknown Artist   copper with gold leaf  ca. 1880 - 1890 
The Lynk Homestead, Leesville, N.Y., December 22, 1894   Vogt, Fritz G.   colored and graphite pencil on paper  December 22, 1894 
"Dexter" Trotting Horse Weathervane   Westervelt, A. B. & W. T.   copper and cast zinc  ca. 1880 - 1900 
View of Gray’s Ferry Philadelphia   Weston, S.   watercolor on paper  ca. 1830 
The Mabel-Ray   Willis, Thomas H.   oil on canvas, velvet applique, cord embroidery  ca. 1890 - 1895