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Braxton Ponder Wood Carving, I am an honest Politician

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Braxton Ponder Wood Carving, I am an honest Politician

A great wood carving piece of folk art. The symbol and memorabilia of this piece is a wonderful addition to the collector. The phrase that the man has posted is a typical remark made by "us po' folk" the politicians are always making that statement. Is there irony. Colourful and full of meaning this is a great piece. Especially if you collect Braxton Ponder. He does not typically make such a bold statement. A rare piece. Braxton Ponder (B 1915- ) Alabama Referenced in:- Outsider art of the south, Kathy Moses, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1999, p 49-52 20th Century American folk, self taught and outsider art, Betty-Carol Sellen, Neal Schuman Publishers 1993, p 22, 51, 52, 402

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