Southern Coin Silver and Antiques from Shelton Gallery
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1160892 (stock #bobbyguns)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$300.00
This drawing was done by artist Bobby Williford in 1996. Bobby Williford is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee. Born in 1959 and formerly homeless, Williford has already had a one-man show and a group exhibition at Nashville's prestigious Cheekwood Museum of Art in February and December of 1996. His work has been acquired by numerous connoisseurs of folk art...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1160887 (stock #bobbycastle)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$300.00
Created in 1996 this intricate drawing was done by renowned artist Bobby Williford. This very detialed drawing features a castle slowly rising from the earth. Take note of the homage to M.C. Escher, in the upper left corner where the staircase in the window is. This framed piece measures 18.5 x 15.5 x .5. Bobby Williford is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1160881 (stock #bobbywcar)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$325.00
This drawing featuring a man driving an open vehicle up the road towards a rainbow, is an amazing drawing by artist Bobby Williford. Near the bottom of the drawing is the caption - "campus for human development". This piece is framed and measures 27 x 21 x .75. Bobby is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 1990 item #1033873 (stock #112994)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$650.00
Sulton Rogers who was born in 1922 in Mississippi, gets his artistic inspiration from dreams.That is how most of his subject matter comes to him. One of the best wood carvers in the south. His use of wood burning, paint and carving techniques that are rare among carvers make his pieces of art great collectibles...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1033628 (stock #119873)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$750.00
Sulton Rogers who was born in 1922 in Mississippi, gets his artistic inspiration from dreams.That is how most of his subject matter comes to him. One of the best wood carvers in the south. His use of wood burning, paint and carving techniques that are rare among carvers make his pieces of art great collectibles.
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1033079 (stock #110967)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$975.00
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1033076 (stock #229940)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$975.00
Roy Ferdinand Jr. (B. 1959) in the New Orleans are known as 'The Flats.' Extremely intelligent and well spoken, he admits to spending a lot of time drawing when he should have been paying attention in school. "I draw the people I come across and I see things for what they are" His subjects are real people-drug dealers and addicts, prostitutes and pimps, crooks, preachers and churchgoers who he has actually seen. Dimensions 33" x 26 1/2" Framed 31 1/2" x 25" Unframed Created in 1991
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1032646 (stock #098998)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$975.00
Roy Ferdinand Jr. (B. 1959) in the New Orleans are known as 'The Flats.' Extremely intelligent and well spoken, he admits to spending a lot of time drawing when he should have been paying attention in school. "I draw the people I come across and I see things for what they are" His subjects are real people-drug dealers and addicts, prostitutes and pimps, crooks, preachers and churchgoers who he has actually seen. Dimensions 33" x 26 1/2" Framed 31 1/2" x 25" Unframed Created in 1991
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1032031 (stock #114754)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$400.00
Women are in this drawing and his love is depicted here also. Very primitive, a lot of color mixed with style. Created in 1996. Bobby Williford is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee. Born in 1959 and formerly homeless, Williford has already had a one-man show and a group exhibition at Nashville's prestigious Cheekwood Museum of Art in February and December of 1996. His work has been acquired by numerous connoiseurs of folk art...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1032026 (stock #114552)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$400.00
The dimension in this drawing is grand and the color bursts. Created in 1996. Bobby Williford is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee. Born in 1959 and formerly homeless, Williford has already had a one-man show and a group exhibition at Nashville's prestigious Cheekwood Museum of Art in February and December of 1996. His work has been acquired by numerous connoiseurs of folk art...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 1990 item #1031178 (stock #333118)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$3,000.00
Dow Pugh (1906-1994) An Appalachian artist. Dow had a dry sense of humor, and he used that wood, just whittled it to make something. He thought it turned out pretty good, and that was his first carving. That would have been in the early sixties. Pugh fashioned birds, fish and snakes, Indian heads, and tomahawks, as well as busts of mountain people and political cartoons from buckeye, pine and hickory...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 1990 item #1031175 (stock #333115)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$650.00
Troy Webb (B.1926- ) A Tennessee native, living in abject poverty is the rule rather than the exception. Webb has had a hard life, diagnosed with cancer, black lung disease and little to no formal education. Still Troy Webb is no quitter. He has always persevered and, over the years, he has developed an increasing pride in his work. His coal miners, ranging from miniature on up to life size, carry picks and axes and are dressed by Webb's wife...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Contemporary item #1031168 (stock #110078)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$4,500.00
The ark is floating upon the flooded land. The Giraffe's are throttling full speed ahead. Noah is at the bow and leading the ark. A great piece of stone. Lewis's style is blocky...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1031014 (stock #119933)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$975.00
Jesse Mitchell was born in 1959 in Western Tennessee, and moved around a lot as the child of an Army man. Though he was quite intelligent and did well in school, Mitchell left after the ninth grade "to live with an older woman." Mitchell works in several media. He alternates between pen and ink drawings , paintings and "built up" pieces concocted from a home brew of paper mache. He uses anything he can find, including grass clippings, mud, commercial clay, packing from computer cartons, even di...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1030988 (stock #111244)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$2,500.00
BIOGRAPHICAL DATA Born Inez Stedman, 1911, Sumter, South Carolina. Received little formal education. Married (first name unknown) Nathaniel, 1924; married (first name unknown) Walker around 1972; separated. Three sons, one daughter. Died May 23, 1990, Willard, New York. GENERAL BACKGROUND Inez Nathaniel Walker began to draw her expressive, imaginatively colored portraits—usually of women—while she was in prison. Firm facts about Walker’s life are rare. It is believed that she was ...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Contemporary item #1030604 (stock #224116)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$1,800.00
Lewis's style is blocky. Lewis carves a broad variety of subjects- single figures to figural tableaux that illustrate complex narratives, like that portrayed in this piece. While Lewis frequently returns to a subject, his work is never repetitive- he creates inexhaustible variations on his themes. "While artistically mining old time religion, Tim chose what to leave in and what to take out of the stories he tells" - Dan Prince. Carved in 2010. Tim Lewis (B. 1952-) Isonville, KY Tim Lewis has sh...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 1990 item #1030600 (stock #115567)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$3,500.00
This is a special piece one of the first pieces Sulton Rogers carved. This is not typical of his later work at all. This is a stunning carving with so much detail. The wood has been carved and lacquer, the sheen and wood grain reflect real detail in the horse and its coat. The luster just adds to the brilliance of this carving. Featured in Outsider Art - Kathy Moses pg 102 Carved in Pine by Sulton Rogers 1982 Dimensions- 17" x 27" x 8" Referenced in:- 20th Century American Folk, Self Taught, and...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Contemporary item #1030578 (stock #112467)
Shelton Gallery Antiques and Fine Art
$4,000.00
Lewis's style is blocky. Lewis carves a broad variety of subjects- single figures to figural tableaux that illustrate complex narratives, like that portrayed in this piece. While Lewis frequently returns to a subject, his work is never repetitive- he creates inexhaustible variations on his themes. "While artistically mining old time religion, Tim chose what to leave in and what to take out of the stories he tells" - Dan Prince. Carved in 2008 12" x 17" x 10" Tim Lewis (B. 1952-) Isonville, KY Ti...