Pook & Pook. April 25th & 26th 2014. Lot 751 end detail. Berks County, PA. painted pine dower chest, dated 1776, decorated by the Black Unicorn Artist, the façade with 3 arched panels & potted tulips, with a central panel of a soldier on horseback, 22 1/2" h., 44 1/2" w. Estimated: $10K - $15K.
I've recently been spending time in Budapest and so took the opportunity to delve into the world of Hungarian Folk Art. First I visited the Hungarian Applied Folk Art Museum The activities of the Museum are in conjunction with the Hungarian Government.
A Profusely Decorated Valuables Box Dimensions: Ht. 10 ½”, W. 17 ¼”, D. Maker / Origin: Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania Medium: Pine with the original extraordinary paint-decorated finish. Interior fitted with a till.