The Vintage Blog — folk art

Charming Oval Wooden Stool with Turned Legs and Cottage Painting

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This charming stool is made of oak. The oval top is painted with a folky pastoral scene of a thatched roof cottage, an apple tree, a lake

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Peruvian Folk Art Terracotta Horse Form Sculpture

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This tastevin or wine tasting cup was made by the famous Paris silversmiths Cailar, Bayard & Cie, which was founded by Noel Cailar and Pierre Bayard in 1848. In 1934 the firm went into liquidation and was absorbed by the premier French firm Christofle. Christofle liked this design for a tastevin very much and continued to produce it through the 1930’s. Read More...

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