logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 0245
Description
A large, intricately carved wooden folk art Rooster, dating from the early 20th century, perhaps a bit earlier. It looks like it should be from Pennsylvania, but I cannot be sure (I bought it in New Hampshire). There is great detail in the carved feathers and the tail, and it is carved out of 2 chunks of wood: 1 piece for the head, body, legs and base; and the second piece of wood for the tail; the 2 pieces are bonded together unobtrusively (see close-up photos). It stands 14 ¾” tall (to of the comb) and beak to tail distance is about 10”. The wooden base measures 6 14” x 4 ½”. Very fine condition: no areas of damage, and the only split is a short one that runs through the side of the base (about 2” total length). The beak, comb and tail are without problems. No signature or markings that I can find.

Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $30.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Massachusetts

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Buyer's Premium
    • 15%

    Large Carved Wooden Folk Art Rooster

    Estimate $300 - $350Feb 27, 2020
    Starting Price $50
    Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
    $30.00 Flat-Rate Shipping to Contiguous US
    Ships fromJasper52 seller #31026 in Massachusetts
    Shop all from this seller
    placeholder

    Jasper52

    badge TOP RATED
    New York, NY, USA
    26,287 Followers
    Auction Curated By:
    placeholder
    Clifford Wallach
    Tramp Art, Folk Art & Americana Expert