Portfolio: Folk Art

Early American traditional decorative or utilitarian art, mostly from the Fried Collection.

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Silhouette of Unknown Boy

hollow-cut silhouette on woven paper with black card below

Head of a Woman

hollow-cut white paper with black fabric backing and ink embellishment with a yellow paper mat

Head of a Man

hollow-cut white paper with black fabric backing and ink embellishment (yellow mat now missing)

Head of a Woman

cut black paper on white paper

Head of a Man

cut black paper on white paper

Head of Young Man

white hollow-cut sihouette placed on black fabric backing

Head of a Woman

white paper hollow-cut and mounted on black paper

Head of a Woman

white paper hollow-cut sihouette mounted on black paper

Silhouette of Gentleman - James Mitchell

hollow-cut silhouette with black card below

Woman with Bonnet

pencil, watercolor, and ink on paper

Figure of Henry B. Stebbins, aged 23

white paper hollow-cut sihouette on black backing with pencil embellishment

Double Portrait: Man and Woman

watercolor, ink, and pencil on paper

Fragment of Fraktur

watercolor and ink on paper

Male Mallard Duck

carved and painted wood

Female Mallard Duck

carved and painted wood

Earthenware Bank

wheel-thrown clay with rust-colored glaze

Fulvous Tree Duck Decoy

carved and painted wooden block, twig, licken, and metal nails

Toleware Pitcher

metal and paint

Chalkware Rabbit

molded plaster cast with paint

Red-breasted Merganser Duck Decoy

painted wood, leather crest

Male Mallard Duck Decoy

painted wood with glass eyes

Woman in a Blue Dress

watercolor on paper

Banner or Drapery of the Grand Army of the Republic

white on blue woven fabric (muslin?) with pencil details

Decoy of a Canada Goose

painted sheet iron

Carnival Target Rooster

iron on painted wooden stand

John Hubleis of Berks Co., PA

white paper hollow-cut mounted on black fabric with watercolor and ink embellishment

Rebekah Hubleis of Berks County, PA

white paper hollow-cut on black fabric backing, with watercolor and ink embellishment

Plantation Scene

embroidery on silk or satin

Portrait of a Gentleman

watercolor, ink and pencil on paper

Portrait of a Gentlewoman

watercolor, ink and pencil on paper

Lesser Yellowlegs Decoy

painted wood on stained wooden base

Indian Whirligig

painted wood with single metal pin

Portrait of a Gentleman

pencil and watercolor on white paper

Head of a Gentleman

white hollow-cut silhouette on black mat

Head of a Gentleman

white hollow-cut silhouette on black ribbed paper or grosgrain base; original papier-mache frame with convex glass and acorn hinge

The Mabel-Ray

oil on canvas, velvet applique, cord embroidery

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