Granite Pail Collectibles
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1900 item #193337 (stock #BSM)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$225.00
Wonderful antique trinket box with hand painted miniature portrait on the lid. Box is made of wood, painted white, and decorated with metals straps and buckles. The lovely gilt-surround portrait depicts a boy playing a guitar in a landscape. Colors are bright and fresh; a small patch of paint is missing from the bottom of his tunic. Push clasp works well...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1800 item #101247 (stock #PBO504b)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$195.00
An unusual wooden penwork floral picture, circa the late 18th or early 19th century. Women often made penwork boxes or pictures at home, using stylized floral motifs deriving from the Chinese. A piece of wood was varnished and then decorated with pen, then varnished again. This picture is lovely and rich in color and style...